Kundazhiyur Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Chavakkad sub district's the 3rd least populous village, located in Chavakkad sub district of Thrissur district in the state Kerala in India. Total geographical area of Kundazhiyur village is 7 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1628 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Chavakkad and distance from Kundazhiyur village to Chavakkad is 12 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kundazhiyur village is 680524. The village comes under Venkidangu panchayat. Chavakkad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Thrissur which is 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 4742 (45%) are male and 5841 (55%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kundazhiyur village is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 2338 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kundazhiyur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,583 9,507 1,029 47 1,308
Male 4,742 4,227 489 26 697
Female 5,841 5,280 540 21 611

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -4.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 11 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is -3% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of -5.8%. General caste population has increased by 11.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -59.1% and child population has increased by 0.2% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kundazhiyur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -4 11 -59 0 0
Male -6 10 -59 0 8
Female -3 12 -59 0 -8

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1232 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1249, in schedule caste is 1104 and in schedule tribe is 808. There are 877 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 151 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kundazhiyur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 20 12 808 -151
2011 1,232 1,249 1,104 808 877
2001 1,197 1,229 1,092 0 1,028

Literacy

Total 8608 people in the village are literate, among them 3868 are male and 4740 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kundazhiyur is 93%. 96% of male and 91% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kundazhiyur

Total Male Female
Change 2 1 2
2011 93 96 91
2001 91 94 88

Workers profile

Kundazhiyur has 26% (2713) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 12% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kundazhiyur

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 26 22 4 74
Male 43 39 4 57
Female 12 9 3 88