Mallappally Taluka, with population of about 1.3 lakh is Pathanamthitta district's the least populous sub district, located in Pathanamthitta district of the state Kerala in India. There are 9 villages in the sub district, among them Kunnamthanam is the most populous village with population of about 21 thousand and Thelliyoor is the least populous village with population of 8101. Kottangal is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 23 km2 and Thelliyoor is the smallest with 10 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.3 lakh people, among them about 64 thousand (47%) are male and about 70 thousand (53%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mallappally taluka is 8%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 36 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of Mallappally taluka live in the Mallappally Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mallappally

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 134,219 118,811 14,847 561 10,630
Male 63,748 56,258 7,216 274 5,383
Female 70,471 62,553 7,631 287 5,247

Most populated Villages in Mallappally

Villages
Name Population
Kunnamthanam 20573
Mallappally 17693
Kottangal 17174
Kallooppara 16837
Anicad 14678
Perumpetty 14396
Puramattam 14069
Ezhumattoor 10698
Thelliyoor 8101

Religion wise distribution of population

Christians contribute 51% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Hindus which contribute 44% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 5% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Christians are 1117 in Hindus are 1103 and in Muslims are 1050.

Religion wise population 2011 - Mallappally

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 134,219 58,644 6,194 68,849 14 17 7 40 454
Male 63,748 27,892 3,022 32,528 7 4 4 23 268
Female 70,471 30,752 3,172 36,321 7 13 3 17 186

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -2.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -1.2% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of -3%. General caste population has decreased by -2.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -4.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 149.3% and child population has decreased by -26% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mallappally

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -2.1% -2.1% -4.2% 149.3% -26%
Male -3% -3% -4.8% 146.8% -26.9%
Female -1.2% -1.2% -3.7% 151.8% -25.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1105 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1112, in schedule caste is 1058 and in schedule tribe is 1047. There are 975 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mallappally

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 21 12 20 24
2011 1105 1112 1058 1047 975
2001 1086 1091 1046 1027 951

Villages with highest sex ratio in Mallappally

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Thelliyoor 1144
Kallooppara 1127
Kunnamthanam 1112
Puramattam 1112
Mallappally 1108
Perumpetty 1099
Kottangal 1092
Anicad 1089
Ezhumattoor 1071

Literacy

Total about 1.2 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 57 thousand are male and about 63 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mallappally is 97%. 98% of male and 97% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone down by 1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mallappally

Total Male Female
Change 0.9% 0.3% 1.3%
2011 97.5% 97.7% 97.2%
2001 96.6% 97.4% 95.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Mallappally

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Thelliyoor 98
Kallooppara 98
Ezhumattoor 98
Puramattam 98
Anicad 98
Perumpetty 97
Kunnamthanam 97
Kottangal 97
Mallappally 97

Workers profile

Mallappally has 32% (about 43 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 16% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mallappally

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.9% 24.3% 7.5% 68.1%
Male 49% 39.9% 9.1% 51%
Female 16.4% 10.3% 6.2% 83.6%

Biggest Villages in Mallappally

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Kottangal 23.4
Perumpetty 22.9
Mallappally 20
Anicad 19
Kunnamthanam 17.2
Kallooppara 16.9
Puramattam 14.7
Ezhumattoor 11.9
Thelliyoor 10.2