Pooyappally is a village positioned in Kottarakkara Block of Kollam district in Kerala. Positioned in rural area of Kollam district of Kerala, it is one of the 9 villages of Kottarakkara Block of Kollam district. According to the government records, the village code of Pooyappally is 628420. The village has 6405 houses.
According to Census 2011, Pooyappally's population is 24447. Out of this, 11445 are males while the females count 13002 here. This village has 2180 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 1101 are boys and 1079 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pooyappally village is 86%. 21178 out of total 24447 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 87% as 10030 males out of total 11445 are literate however female literacy rate is 85% as 11148 out of total 13002 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Pooyappally village is 13%. Here 3269 out of total 24447 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 12% as 1415 males out of total 11445 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 14% and 1854 out of total 13002 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied individual of Pooyappally village is 7778 yet 16669 are non-working. And out of 7778 occupied individual 416 individuals are fully reliant on cultivation.