Vythiri Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Wayanad district, Kerala

Vythiri Taluka of Wayanad district has a total population of 261,417 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 127,349 are males while 134,068 are females. In 2011 there were a total 59,777 families residing in Vythiri Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Vythiri Taluka is 1,053.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 12.1% people live in Urban areas while 87.9% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 91.2% while that in rural areas is 88.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Vythiri Taluka is 1,051 while that of Rural areas is 1,053.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vythiri Taluka is 30957 which is 12% of the total population. There are 15741 male children and 15216 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vythiri Taluka is 967 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,053 ) of Vythiri Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Vythiri Taluka is 89.13%. The male literacy rate is 81.45% and the female literacy rate is 75.85% in Vythiri Taluka.

Population
261,417
Literacy
89.13%
Sex Ratio
1,053

To facilitate the administration, Vythiri Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 17 villages.

Vythiri Taluka Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Vythiri Taluka.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 30,957 15,741 15,216
Literacy 89.13% 81.45% 75.85%
Scheduled Caste 16,127 8,113 8,014
Scheduled Tribe 38,213 18,738 19,475
Illiterate 56,013 23,629 32,384

Caste-wise Population - Vythiri Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 14.6% of total population in Vythiri Taluka of Kerala.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 16,127 8,113 8,014
Schedule Tribe 38,213 18,738 19,475

Religion-wise Population - Vythiri Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 111,604 (42.69%) 55,135 56,469
Muslim 108,122 (41.36%) 51,457 56,665
Christian 40,096 (15.34%) 19,986 20,110
Sikh 16 (0.01%) 9 7
Buddhist 99 (0.04%) 44 55
Jain 1,022 (0.39%) 495 527
Other Religion 104 (0.04%) 59 45
No Religion Specified 354 (0.14%) 164 190

Literacy Rate - Vythiri Taluka

Average literacy rate of Vythiri Taluka in 2011 were 89.13% in which, male and female literacy were 92.93% and 85.56% respectively. Total literate in Vythiri Taluka were 205,404 of which male and female were 103,720 and 101,684 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Vythiri Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Vythiri Taluka is 1,053 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,053 females in Vythiri Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 967 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,053 ) of Vythiri Taluka.


Child Population - Vythiri Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 30,957 children between age 0 to 6 years in Vythiri Taluka. Out of which 30,957 were male while 30,957 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Vythiri Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are a total 7,519 families under Vythiri Taluka living in urban areas while 7,519 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 12.1% of total population of Vythiri Taluka lives in Urban areas while 87.9% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 3,597 while that in rural regions is 27,360.

Total Urban Rural
Population 261,417 31,580 229,837
Children (0 - 6 years) 30,957 3,597 27,360
Schedule Caste 16,127 2,200 13,927
Schedule Tribe 38,213 3,228 34,985
Literacy 89.13% 91.18% 88.84%
Sex Ratio 1,053 1,051 1,053

Working Population - Vythiri Taluka

In Vythiri Taluka out of total population, 102,890 were engaged in work activities. 78.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 102,890 workers engaged in Main Work, 8,557 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16,421 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 80,847 59,435 21,412
Cultivators 8,557 7,469 1,088
Agriculture Labourer 16,421 10,948 5,473
Household Industries 881 656 225
Other Workers 54,988 40,362 14,626
Marginal Workers 22,043 10,888 11,155
Non Working 158,527 57,026 101,501

Nearby Talukas from Vythiri Taluka

Below is the list of Talukas near Vythiri Taluka in Wayanad district.


Vythiri Taluka Map


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