Demography

Demography
Description Details
Geographical Area 1992 Square Kms
Revenue Division 1
Taluks 4, (Kasaragod , Hosdurg, Vellarikkundu & Manjeshwar) Vellarikkundu & Manjeshwar Taluks are newly formed taluks
Revenue Villages 83
Municipalities 3 (Kasaragod, Kanhangad & Nileshwar )
Block Panchayaths 6 (Manjeshwar, Kasaragod, Kanhangad , Nileshwar, Parappa & Karaduka )
Grama Panchayaths 38
Post Offices 234
Telephone Exchanges 46
TV Relay Centers 2
Railway Stations 12
National Highway NH –17, 85.9 Kms
State Highway 141.8 Kms
Other Roads 595.5 Kms
Agricultural Area 19,758 Ha
Rivers 12
Parliamentary Constituencies 1 (01- Kasaragod)
Assembly Constituencies 5

 

Census Abstracts of Kasaragod
Census Abstracts of Kasaragod
Description 1991 2001 2011
Actual Population 1071508 1,204,078 1,307,375
Male 528803 588,083 628,613
Female 542705 615,995 678,762
Population Growth 22.78% 12.37% 8.58%
Area Sq. Km 1,989 1,989 1,989
Density/km2 538 604 657
Proportion to Kerala Population 3.68% 3.78% 3.91%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 1026 1047 1080
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 962 959 961
Average Literacy 82.51% 84.57% 90.09%
Male Literacy 88.97% 90.36% 94.05%
Female Literacy 76.29% 79.12 86.49%
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 165090 159,002 155,807
Male Population (0-6 Age) 84,158 81,145 79,460
Female Population (0-6 Age) 80,932 77,857 76,347
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 15.41% 13.21% 11.92%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 15.91% 13.80% 12.64%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 14.91% 12.64% 11.25%