Puducherry City Population

Description
City Puducherry
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Puducherry Metropolitan
State Puducherry

Description
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2022
Total
Male
Female
City Population
244,377
119,430
124,947
322,333
Literates
196,951
101,074
95,877
259,778
Children (0-6)
23,626
11,844
11,782
31,163
Average Literacy (%)
89.22
93.95
84.72
Sex Ratio
1,046
Child Sex Ratio
995

Puducherry Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2022
Hindu
203,786
83.41%
268,794
Muslims
12,134
4.97%
16,005
Christian
26,587
10.88%
35,068
Sikh
65
0.03%
86
Buddhist
211
0.09%
278
Jain
380
0.16%
501
Not Stated
1,157
0.47%
1,526

Puducherry Metropolitan
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2022
Total
Male
Female
Population
657,209
323,489
333,720
866,859
Literates
522,868
270,672
252,196
689,663
Children (0-6)
66,835
33,792
33,043
88,155
Average Literacy (%)
88.57%
93.43%
83.88%
Sex Ratio
1,032
Child Sex Ratio
978

Puducherry Metropolitan Areas

Ariankuppam, Kurumbapet (GP), Manavely, Odiampet, Ozhukarai, Puducherry, and Villianur