Thanjavur Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of Thanjavur in 2021
2,791,073
Estimated population of males in 2021
1,371,721
Estimated population of males in 2021
1,419,352

Population as per 2011 census

Population 2,405,890
Male Population 1,182,416
Female Population 1,223,474
Area (km2) 3,411
Density/km2 705
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 1,035
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 957
Literates 1,790,998
Male Literates 944,264
Female Literates 846,734
Average Literacy 82.64%
Male Literacy 89.04%
Female Literacy 76.50%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 238,598
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 121,949
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 116,649
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.92%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.31%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.53%

Thanjavur Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
2,075,870
86.28%
2,408,217
Muslims
190,814
7.93%
221,363
Christian
133,971
5.57%
155,420
Sikh
231
0.01%
268
Buddhist
795
0.03%
922
Jain
1,256
0.05%
1,457
Not Stated
2,805
0.12%
3,254
Others
148
0.01%
172
Total
2,405,890
100.00%
2,791,073

City/Metros in Thanjavur District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2021
Kumbakonam (Municipality) 140,156
162,595
Thanjavur (Municipality) 222,943
258,636