Piravanthur is a village placed in Pathanapuram Block of Kollam district in Kerala. Located in rural region of Kollam district of Kerala, it is one of the 9 villages of Pathanapuram Block of Kollam district. According to the administration records, the village number of Piravanthur is 6283891. The village has 5903 houses.
According to Census 2011, Piravanthur's population is 21231. Out of this, 10034 are males whereas the females count 11197 here. This village has 1801 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 909 are boys and 892 are girls.
Literacy rate in Piravanthur village is 85%. 18081 out of total 21231 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 86% as 8644 males out of total 10034 are educated however female literacy rate is 84% as 9437 out of total 11197 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Piravanthur village is 14%. Here 3150 out of total 21231 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 13% as 1390 males out of total 10034 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 15% and 1760 out of total 11197 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed people of Piravanthur village is 7955 yet 13276 are un-employed. And out of 7955 occupied individual 871 peoples are entirely dependent on cultivation.