Pavumba is a village placed in Oachira Block of Kollam district in Kerala. Located in rural region of Kollam district of Kerala, it is one of the 3 villages of Oachira Block of Kollam district. As per the government register, the village code of Pavumba is 628360. The village has 4482 homes.
According to Census 2011, Pavumba's population is 17230. Out of this, 8059 are males whereas the females count 9171 here. This village has 1720 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 908 are boys and 812 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pavumba village is 83%. 14403 out of total 17230 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 84% as 6834 males out of total 8059 are literate however female literacy rate is 82% as 7569 out of total 9171 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Pavumba village is 16%. Here 2827 out of total 17230 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 15% as 1225 males out of total 8059 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 17% and 1602 out of total 9171 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed people of Pavumba village is 5695 still 11535 are un-employed. And out of 5695 occupied people 520 peoples are completely dependent on cultivation.