Chithara is a village located in Chadayamangalam Block of Kollam district in Kerala. Positioned in rural region of Kollam district of Kerala, it is one of the 11 villages of Chadayamangalam Block of Kollam district. According to the government register, the village number of Chithara is 628429. The village has 5260 houses.
According to Census 2011, Chithara's population is 20268. Out of this, 9381 are males while the females count 10887 here. This village has 2091 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 1083 are boys and 1008 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chithara village is 81%. 16566 out of total 20268 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 83% as 7798 males out of total 9381 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 80% as 8768 out of total 10887 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Chithara village is 18%. Here 3702 out of total 20268 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 16% as 1583 males out of total 9381 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 19% and 2119 out of total 10887 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working individual of Chithara village is 6664 still 13604 are un-employed. And out of 6664 employed individual 629 persons are completely reliant on agriculture.