Vellad is a village positioned in Taliparamba Block of Kannur district in Kerala. Situated in rural area of Kannur district of Kerala, it is one among the 10 villages of Taliparamba Block of Kannur district. According to the government records, the village number of Vellad is 627191. The village has 6229 families.
According to Census 2011, Vellad's population is 25875. Out of this, 12985 are males while the females count 12890 here. This village has 2499 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 1325 are boys and 1174 are girls.
Literacy rate in Vellad village is 86%. 22406 out of total 25875 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 87% as 11308 males out of total 12985 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 86% as 11098 out of total 12890 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Vellad village is 13%. Here 3469 out of total 25875 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 12% as 1677 males out of total 12985 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 13% and 1792 out of total 12890 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied people of Vellad village is 10036 whereas 15839 are non-working. And out of 10036 employed person 1064 persons are totally dependent on cultivation.