Virudhunagar Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of Virudhunagar in 2021
2,253,248
Estimated population of males in 2021
1,122,639
Estimated population of males in 2021
1,130,609

Population as per 2011 census

Population 1,942,288
Male Population 967,709
Female Population 974,579
Area (km2) 4,241
Density/km2 458
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 1,007
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 955
Literates 1,398,788
Male Literates 760,375
Female Literates 638,413
Average Literacy 80.15%
Male Literacy 87.71%
Female Literacy 72.69%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 197,134
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 100,827
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 96,307
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.15%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.42%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.88%

Virudhunagar Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindu
1,822,626
93.84%
2,114,428
Muslims
47,838
2.46%
55,497
Christian
67,405
3.47%
78,197
Sikh
245
0.01%
284
Buddhist
87
0.00%
101
Jain
98
0.01%
114
Not Stated
3,914
0.20%
4,541
Others
75
0.00%
87
Total
1,942,288
100.00%
2,253,248

City/Metros in Virudhunagar District

City Name Population in 2011
Estimated Population in 2021
Rajapalayam (Municipality) 130,442
151,326