Thiruvaniyoor is an eastern suburb of the city of Kochi in the state of Kerala, India. Situated around 15 km (9 mi) south-east from the city centre, it is a part of Kunnathunad taluk.[1]

Thiruvaniyoor is located in Kerala
Location in Kerala, India
Thiruvaniyoor is located in India
Thiruvaniyoor (India)
Coordinates: 9°56′42″N 76°24′59″E / 9.944919°N 76.4164722°E / 9.944919; 76.4164722
18 m (59 ft)
 • Total25,327
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
2011 census code627955

History edit

During the starting years of 19th century, almost 90% of the land was under the control of Devaswom or landlords. The major devaswom and landlords at that time were Thiruvaniyoor Devaswom, Chemmanad Devaswom, Monappilly Devaswom, Muriyamangalam Devaswom, Purapperi Mana, Kizhakumbhagath Mana, Thuruthikkala Mana, Mathurakkattu Mana, etc.

Lions Club of Thiruvaniyoor edit

Lions Club Thiruvaniyoor is the most popular social organization of Thiruvaniyoor. Lions movement started at Thiruvaniyoor in 2018. Saji Chameli is the current president of Lions Club of Thiruvaniyoor. Captain Eldhose Paul Perumbattu was the charter president and Saji Chameli was the charter secretary. Lions Club has currently 51 active members. Across the globe, Lions are rolling up their sleeves and taking action. With over 1.4 million members, we’re the largest service organization in the world. And we’re as dedicated to helping those in need today as we were over 100 years ago when we first began.

Kunnathnadu Tehsil edit

This village is part of Kunnathnadu taluk of Ernakulam district. Other towns in this area include Kizhakkambalam, Kombanad, Mazhuvannoor, Rayamangalam and Thiruvaniyoor.

Demographics edit

According to the 2011 census of India, Thiruvaniyoor has 6413 households. The literacy rate of the village is 87.78%.[2]

Demographics (2011 Census)[2]
Total Male Female
Population 25327 12438 12889
Children aged below 6 years 2133 1079 1054
Scheduled caste 3035 1475 1560
Scheduled tribe 54 30 24
Literates 22233 11095 11138
Workers (all) 10356 7151 3205
Main workers (total) 8929 6420 2509
Main workers: Cultivators 641 497 144
Main workers: Agricultural labourers 657 453 204
Main workers: Household industry workers 151 123 28
Main workers: Other 7480 5347 2133
Marginal workers (total) 1427 731 696
Marginal workers: Cultivators 142 99 43
Marginal workers: Agricultural labourers 192 88 104
Marginal workers: Household industry workers 31 13 18
Marginal workers: Others 1062 531 531
Non-workers 14971 5287 9684

References edit

  1. ^ "Kerala villages" (PDF). Land Records Information Systems Division, NIC. Retrieved 17 August 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Ernakulam district census data". 2011 Census of India. Directorate of Census Operations. Retrieved 17 August 2015.