Kanthalad is a village situated in Balusseri Block of Kozhikode district in Kerala. Located in rural area of Kozhikode district of Kerala, it is one among the 9 villages of Balusseri Block of Kozhikode district. According to the government records, the village number of Kanthalad is 627380. The village has 2461 families.
According to Census 2011, Kanthalad's population is 9946. Out of this, 4707 are males whereas the females count 5239 here. This village has 1044 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 527 are boys and 517 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kanthalad village is 84%. 8432 out of total 9946 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 86% as 4064 males out of total 4707 are literate however female literacy rate is 83% as 4368 out of total 5239 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Kanthalad village is 15%. Here 1514 out of total 9946 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 13% as 643 males out of total 4707 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 16% and 871 out of total 5239 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed individual of Kanthalad village is 3893 still 6053 are non-working. And out of 3893 occupied people 178 persons are entirely dependent on cultivation.