Vettikkavala is a village positioned in Vettikkavala Block of Kollam district in Kerala. Situated in rural part of Kollam district of Kerala, it is one of the 10 villages of Vettikkavala Block of Kollam district. According to the government records, the village number of Vettikkavala is 628411. The village has 5313 homes.
According to Census 2011, Vettikkavala's population is 20118. Out of this, 9394 are males whereas the females count 10724 here. This village has 1752 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 845 are boys and 907 are girls.
Literacy rate in Vettikkavala village is 87%. 17508 out of total 20118 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 88% as 8290 males out of total 9394 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 85% as 9218 out of total 10724 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Vettikkavala village is 12%. Here 2610 out of total 20118 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 11% as 1104 males out of total 9394 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 14% and 1506 out of total 10724 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working individual of Vettikkavala village is 7486 yet 12632 are non-working. And out of 7486 occupied people 607 individuals are completely dependent on cultivation.