Tirunelveli Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of Tirunelveli in 2021
3,569,898
Estimated population of males in 2021
1,764,410
Estimated population of males in 2021
1,805,488

Population as per 2011 census

Population 3,077,233
Male Population 1,520,912
Female Population 1,556,321
Area (km2) 6,693
Density/km2 460
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 1,023
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 960
Literates 2,273,457
Male Literates 1,210,710
Female Literates 1,062,747
Average Literacy 82.50%
Male Literacy 89.24%
Female Literacy 75.98%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 321,687
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 164,157
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 157,530
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.45%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.79%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.12%

Tirunelveli Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
2,425,630
78.83%
2,813,973
Muslims
303,368
9.86%
351,937
Christian
342,254
11.12%
397,049
Sikh
268
0.01%
311
Buddhist
373
0.01%
433
Jain
144
0.00%
167
Not Stated
4,746
0.15%
5,506
Others
450
0.01%
522
Total
3,077,233
100.00%
3,569,898

City/Metros in Tirunelveli District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2021
Tirunelveli (Municipal Corporation) 473,637
549,466