Chekkiad is a Census Town city in district of Kozhikode, Kerala. The Chekkiad Census Town has population of 24,246 of which 11,194 are males while 13,052 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3426 which is 14.13 % of total population of Chekkiad (CT). In Chekkiad Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 1166 against state average of 1084. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Chekkiad is around 987 compared to Kerala state average of 964. Literacy rate of Chekkiad city is 90.74 % lower than state average of 94.00 %. In Chekkiad, Male literacy is around 95.25 % while female literacy rate is 86.98 %.
Chekkiad Census Town has total administration over 5,051 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Chekkiad Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.25 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.91 % of total population in Chekkiad (CT).
Chekkiad Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,779 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,755 were males while 1,024 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5779 working population, 72.11 % were engaged in Main Work while 27.89 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Chekkiad 2019 Population
The next census for Chekkiad Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.