Kasaragod is a Municipality city in district of Kasaragod, Kerala. The Kasaragod city is divided into 35 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kasaragod Municipality has population of 54,172 of which 26,319 are males while 27,853 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7234 which is 13.35 % of total population of Kasaragod (M). In Kasaragod Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1058 against state average of 1084. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kasaragod is around 947 compared to Kerala state average of 964. Literacy rate of Kasaragod city is 94.76 % higher than state average of 94.00 %. In Kasaragod, Male literacy is around 96.53 % while female literacy rate is 93.12 %.
Kasaragod Municipality has total administration over 10,202 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Kasaragod Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.85 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.31 % of total population in Kasaragod (M).
Kasaragod Work Profile
Out of total population, 17,429 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 13,147 were males while 4,282 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 17429 working population, 87.76 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.24 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kasaragod 2019 Population
The next census for Kasaragod Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.