Kanyakumari Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of Kanyakumari in 2021
2,169,821
Estimated population of males in 2021
1,074,653
Estimated population of males in 2021
1,095,168

Population as per 2011 census

Population 1,870,374
Male Population 926,345
Female Population 944,029
Area (km2) 1,684
Density/km2 1,111
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 1,019
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 964
Literates 1,548,738
Male Literates 780,541
Female Literates 768,197
Average Literacy 91.75%
Male Literacy 93.65%
Female Literacy 89.90%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 182,350
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 92,835
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 89,515
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.75%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.02%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.48%

Kanyakumari Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
909,872
48.65%
1,055,543
Muslims
78,590
4.20%
91,172
Christian
876,299
46.85%
1,016,594
Sikh
160
0.01%
186
Buddhist
438
0.02%
508
Jain
156
0.01%
181
Not Stated
4,849
0.26%
5,625
Others
10
0.00%
12
Total
1,870,374
100.00%
2,169,821

City/Metros in Kanyakumari District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2021
Nagercoil (Municipality) 224,849
260,847