Vaikom is a village situated in Vaikom Block of Kottayam district in Kerala. Placed in rural region of Kottayam district of Kerala, it is one among the 7 villages of Vaikom Block of Kottayam district. According to the administration register, the village code of Vaikom is 628148. The village has 4708 families.
According to Census 2011, Vaikom's population is 19511. Out of this, 9418 are males whereas the females count 10093 here. This village has 1671 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 824 are boys and 847 are girls.
Literacy rate in Vaikom village is 87%. 17056 out of total 19511 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 89% as 8413 males out of total 9418 are educated while female literacy rate is 85% as 8643 out of total 10093 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Vaikom village is 12%. Here 2455 out of total 19511 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 10% as 1005 males out of total 9418 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 14% and 1450 out of total 10093 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied person of Vaikom village is 9166 still 10345 are non-working. And out of 9166 occupied people 138 peoples are fully dependent on cultivation.