Palakkad Population


Estimated population in 2022

Estimated population of Palakkad in 2022
2,918,678
Estimated population of males in 2022
1,412,090
Estimated population of males in 2022
1,506,588

Population as per 2011 census

Population 2,809,934
Male Population 1,359,478
Female Population 1,450,456
Area (km2) 4,482
Density/km2 627
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 1,067
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 967
Literates 2,239,492
Male Literates 1,122,600
Female Literates 1,116,892
Average Literacy 89.31%
Male Literacy 93.10%
Female Literacy 85.79%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 302,297
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 153,696
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 148,601
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.76%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.31%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.25%

Palakkad Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2022
Hindu
1,875,980
66.76%
1,948,580
Muslims
812,936
28.93%
844,397
Christian
114,397
4.07%
118,824
Sikh
220
0.01%
229
Buddhist
238
0.01%
247
Jain
78
0.00%
81
Not Stated
5,685
0.20%
5,905
Others
400
0.01%
415
Total
2,809,934
100.00%
2,918,678

City/Metros in Palakkad District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2022
Palakkad (Municipality) 130,955
136,023