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Kainakary South village is located in Kuttanad Taluk of Alappuzha district in Kerala, India. It is situated 8km away from sub-district headquarter Mancomb and 10km away from district headquarter Alappuzha. As per 2021 stats, Nedumudi and kainkary are the gram panchayat of Kainakary South village. The total geographical area of village is 745 hectares. Kainakary South has a total population of 15,405 peoples. There are about 3,770 houses in Kainakary South village. As per 2019 stats, Kainakary South villages comes under Kuttanad assembly & Mavelikkara parliamentary constituency. Alappuzha is nearest town to Kainakary South which is approximately 8km away.


Kainakary South is a village situated in Kuttanad taluka of Alappuzha district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,770 families residing in the village Kainakary South. The total population of Kainakary South is 15,405 out of which 7,364 are males and 8,041 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kainakary South is 1,092. The population of Children of age 0 6 years in Kainakary South village is 1465 which is 10% of the total population. There are 715 male children and 750 female children between the age 0 6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kainakary South is 1,049 which is less than Average Sex Ratio 1,092 of Kainakary South village. As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kainakary South is 97.. Thus Kainakary South village has higher literacy rate compared to 87. of Alappuzha district. The male literacy rate is 98.42 and the female literacy rate is 96.93 in Kainakary South village.


Kainakary is a village in Kuttanad Taluk in Alappuzha District of the Indian state of Kerala. Kainakary was part of the Chembakassery Dynasty. Kainakary


The major income source of native people is from agriculture and fishing, while income from tourism is increasing. Inland water tourism using small boats, home stays, and resorts is showing tremendous presence in the past few years. Some adjacent, non-major incomes include vegetable gardens, fresh water clam farming, fish ponds, and duck farming during off-crop seasons. There is a practice of working one rice crop during monsoons and fish farming during summer in the same paddy fields around the year.


kainakary is one among the unique wetland ecosystem in the country where human impact is severe which alter the structure, function, composition and services of the ecosystem. This study focusing on the threats to the ecosystem, especially due to anthropogenic activities, its causes and possible solutions. The study also analyses the history of human activities and its impact on this ecosystem and immediate steps to undertake to restore this human impacted landscape.


Vattakkayal House Boat Jetty - A newly built boat jetty stretching into Vattakayal Lake. its the famous tourim place for sun set