POPULATION

POPULATION OF THE DISTRICT: According to 2001 Census, the population of this district is 7,80619 of which male population is 3,19,273 and female is 3,89,346. The population of Scheduled Tribes is 1,36,062 and that of Scheduled caste is 33,364. Population of Literacy in this district is 5,76,735 of which 3,03,579 belong to Males and 2,73,156 belong to females.

TOTAL POPULATION
Persons
Males
Females
Rural
751007
376424
374583
Urban
29612
14849
14763
Total
780619
391273
389346
Source: Census - 2001 Data Provided By: NIC, Wayanad
SC POPULATION
Persons
Males
Females
Rural
31101
15595
15506
Urban
2263
1143
1120
Total
33364
16738
16626
Source: Census - 2001 Data Provided By: NIC, Wayanad

 

ST POPULATION
Persons
Males
Females
Rural
132934
65916
67018
Urban
3128
1478
1650
Total
136062
67394
68668
Source: Census - 2001 Data Provided by: NIC, Wayanad

 

LITERACY STATUS - NUMBER OF LITERATES
Persons
Males
Females
Rural
554223
291732
262491
Urban
22512
11847
10665
Total
576735
303579
273156
Source: Census - 2001 Data Provided by: NIC, Wayanad

 

Category
Status
Persons
Males
Females
Workers
Total
308613
218395
90218
Rural
296535
209910
86625
Urban
12078
8485
3593
Non-Workers
Total
472006
172878
299128
Rural
454472
166514
287958
Urban
17534
6364
11170
Cultivators
Total
51751
42497
9254
Rural
51523
42309
9214
Urban
228
188
40
Agricultural Labours
Total
94139
60588
33551
Rural
93267
60036
33231
Urban
872
552
320
Household Industry workers
Total
3600
2345
1255
Rural
3409
2231
1178
Urban
191
114
77
Other Workers
Total
159123
112965
46158
Rural
148336
105334
43002
Urban
10787
7631
3156
Population in age group 0-6 years
Total
104058
53116
50942
Rural
100276
51198
49078
Urban
3782
1918
1864
Source: Census - 2001 Data Provided by: NIC, Wayanad

 

SEX RATIO (Females per 1000 Males)
State/District
Total
Rural
Urban
Kerala
1058
1059
1058
Wayanad
995
995
994
CHILD SEX RATIO (in 0-6 age group per 1000 boys in 0-6 age group)
State/District
Total
Rural
Urban
Kerala
960
961
958
Wayanad
959
959
972
Decadel Growth Rate - 1991-2001
State/District
Total
Rural
Urban
Kerala
9.43
10.07
7.64
Wayanad
16.1
15.69
29.03
Source: Census - 2001 Data Provided by: NIC, Wayanad

 

SEX RATIO
Top five Villages in the District
Bottom five Villages in the District
Chundale
1058
Padichira
950
Achooranam
1051
Pulpally
958
Pozhuthana
1040
Nalloornadu
963
Thomattuchal
1033
Thondernadu
966
Vengappally
1031
Cherukattur
967
Source: Census - 2001 Data Provided by: NIC, Wayanad

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