The Nilgiris Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of The Nilgiris in 2021
853,131
Estimated population of males in 2021
417,802
Estimated population of males in 2021
435,329

Population as per 2011 census

Population 735,394
Male Population 360,143
Female Population 375,251
Area (km2) 2,565
Density/km2 287
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 1,042
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 985
Literates 569,647
Male Literates 299,447
Female Literates 270,200
Average Literacy 85.20%
Male Literacy 91.72%
Female Literacy 78.98%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 66,799
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 33,648
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 33,151
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.08%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.34%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 8.83%

The Nilgiris Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
569,477
77.44%
660,650
Muslims
78,452
10.67%
91,012
Christian
84,610
11.51%
98,156
Sikh
338
0.05%
392
Buddhist
382
0.05%
443
Jain
910
0.12%
1,056
Not Stated
1,138
0.15%
1,320
Others
87
0.01%
101
Total
735,394
100.00%
853,131