Erathu is a village placed in Parakode Block of Pathanamthitta district in Kerala. Placed in rural region of Pathanamthitta district of Kerala, it is one of the 11 villages of Parakode Block of Pathanamthitta district. According to the administration records, the village code of Erathu is 628352. The village has 6730 families.
According to Census 2011, Erathu's population is 24880. Out of this, 11626 are males while the females count 13254 here. This village has 2066 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 1012 are boys and 1054 are girls.
Literacy rate in Erathu village is 87%. 21654 out of total 24880 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 87% as 10183 males out of total 11626 are literate however female literacy rate is 86% as 11471 out of total 13254 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Erathu village is 12%. Here 3226 out of total 24880 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 12% as 1443 males out of total 11626 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 13% and 1783 out of total 13254 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working person of Erathu village is 8199 while 16681 are non-working. And out of 8199 working people 801 peoples are entirely reliant on cultivation.