Chalavara is a village situated in Ottappalam Block of Palakkad district in Kerala. Placed in rural area of Palakkad district of Kerala, it is one among the 9 villages of Ottappalam Block of Palakkad district. As per the government records, the village code of Chalavara is 627583. The village has 5116 homes.
According to Census 2011, Chalavara's population is 23466. Out of this, 11097 are males whereas the females count 12369 here. This village has 2705 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 1358 are boys and 1347 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chalavara village is 81%. 19129 out of total 23466 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 82% as 9194 males out of total 11097 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 80% as 9935 out of total 12369 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Chalavara village is 18%. Here 4337 out of total 23466 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 17% as 1903 males out of total 11097 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 19% and 2434 out of total 12369 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Chalavara village is 7803 yet 15663 are un-employed. And out of 7803 employed person 578 individuals are fully dependent on farming.