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Kottayam-Malabar is located in Kerala
Location in Kerala, India
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kannur
Population (2001)
 • Total 17,500
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
For Kottayam city in central Kerala see Kottayam. And for the district with same name see Kottayam district

Kottayam-Malabar is a census town in Kannur district in the Indian state of Kerala. It is famous for Pazhassi Raja and his princely kingdom Kottayam (Cotiote).


As of 2001 India census,[1] Kottayam-Malabar had a population of 17,500. Males constitute 47% of the population and females 53%. Kottayam-Malabar has an average literacy rate of 84%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 86%, and female literacy is 82%. In Kottayam-Malabar, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 

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