Vadakara is a Municipality city in district of Kozhikode, Kerala. The Vadakara city is divided into 44 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Vadakara Municipality has population of 75,295 of which 35,531 are males while 39,764 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 7823 which is 10.39 % of total population of Vadakara (M). In Vadakara Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1119 against state average of 1084. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Vadakara is around 952 compared to Kerala state average of 964. Literacy rate of Vadakara city is 94.88 % higher than state average of 94.00 %. In Vadakara, Male literacy is around 97.12 % while female literacy rate is 92.91 %.
Vadakara Municipality has total administration over 15,787 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.
Vadakara Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.58 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.26 % of total population in Vadakara (M).
Vadakara Work Profile
Out of total population, 21,544 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 18,062 were males while 3,482 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 21544 working population, 89.54 % were engaged in Main Work while 10.46 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Vadakara 2019 Population
The next census for Vadakara Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.