Edamon is a village located in Anchal Block of Kollam district in Kerala. Placed in rural region of Kollam district of Kerala, it is one of the 14 villages of Anchal Block of Kollam district. As per the administration register, the village code of Edamon is 628391. The village has 3284 houses.
According to Census 2011, Edamon's population is 12029. Out of this, 5652 are males while the females count 6377 here. This village has 1165 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 594 are boys and 571 are girls.
Literacy rate in Edamon village is 84%. 10133 out of total 12029 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 85% as 4842 males out of total 5652 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 82% as 5291 out of total 6377 females are literate in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Edamon village is 15%. Here 1896 out of total 12029 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 14% as 810 males out of total 5652 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 17% and 1086 out of total 6377 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working individual of Edamon village is 4152 however 7877 are un-employed. And out of 4152 occupied people 259 peoples are totally reliant on cultivation.