Vakathanam is a village positioned in Madappally Block of Kottayam district in Kerala. Placed in rural area of Kottayam district of Kerala, it is one among the 8 villages of Madappally Block of Kottayam district. As per the government register, the village number of Vakathanam is 628180. The village has 4972 families.
According to Census 2011, Vakathanam's population is 19589. Out of this, 9429 are males while the females count 10160 here. This village has 1526 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 756 are boys and 770 are girls.
Literacy rate in Vakathanam village is 90%. 17727 out of total 19589 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 90% as 8565 males out of total 9429 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 90% as 9162 out of total 10160 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Vakathanam village is 9.%. Here 1862 out of total 19589 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 9.% as 864 males out of total 9429 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 9.% and 998 out of total 10160 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied person of Vakathanam village is 6628 while 12961 are non-working. And out of 6628 occupied person 368 peoples are totally dependent on cultivation.