Kanchipuram Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of Kanchipuram in 2021
4,638,372
Estimated population of males in 2021
2,335,233
Estimated population of males in 2021
2,303,139

Population as per 2011 census

Population 3,998,252
Male Population 2,012,958
Female Population 1,985,294
Area (km2) 4,483
Density/km2 892
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 986
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 959
Literates 3,013,382
Male Literates 1,611,461
Female Literates 1,401,921
Average Literacy 84.49%
Male Literacy 89.89%
Female Literacy 79.02%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 431,574
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 220,341
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 211,233
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.79%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.95%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.64%

Kanchipuram Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
3,537,399
88.47%
4,103,737
Muslims
173,785
4.35%
201,608
Christian
256,762
6.42%
297,870
Sikh
1,620
0.04%
1,879
Buddhist
990
0.02%
1,148
Jain
4,962
0.12%
5,756
Not Stated
21,978
0.55%
25,497
Others
756
0.02%
877
Total
3,998,252
100.00%
4,638,372

City/Metros in Kanchipuram District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2021
Kancheepuram (Municipality) 164,384
190,702
Pallavaram (Municipality) 215,417
249,905