Madurai City Population

Description
City Madurai
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration MADURAI Metropolitan
State Tamil Nadu

Description
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2021
Total
Male
Female
City Population
1,017,865
509,302
508,563
1,180,825
Literates
834,104
433,860
400,244
967,644
Children (0-6)
100,324
51,485
48,839
116,386
Average Literacy (%)
90.91
94.77
87.06
Sex Ratio
999
Child Sex Ratio
949

Madurai Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
873,601
85.83%
1,013,465
Muslims
86,886
8.54%
100,796
Christian
52,737
5.18%
61,180
Sikh
164
0.02%
190
Buddhist
74
0.01%
86
Jain
1,324
0.13%
1,536
Not Stated
3,002
0.29%
3,483

MADURAI Metropolitan
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2021
Total
Male
Female
Population
1,465,625
733,821
731,804
1,700,272
Literates
1,195,252
622,575
572,677
1,386,612
Children (0-6)
145,629
74,793
70,836
168,944
Average Literacy (%)
90.55%
94.47%
86.64%
Sex Ratio
997
Child Sex Ratio
947

MADURAI Metropolitan Areas

Anaiyur, Avaniapuram, Chinna Anuppanadi, Harveypatti, Kannanendal, Madurai, Melamadai, Nagavakulam, Nilaiyur I Bit, Paravai, Thirunagar, Thiruparankundram, Thiruparankundram, Vandiyur, and Vilangudi