Dakshina Kannada Population

Description 2011
Population 2,089,649
Male Population 1,034,714
Female Population 1,054,935
Area (km2) 4,861
Density/km2 430
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 1,020
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 947
Literates 1,666,323
Male Literates 864,019
Female Literates 802,304
Average Literacy 88.57%
Male Literacy 93.13%
Female Literacy 84.13%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 208,297
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 106,985
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 101,312
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.97%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 10.34%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 9.60%

Dakshina Kannada Religion-wise Data

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 1,403,854 67.18%
Muslims 501,896 24.02%
Christian 171,398 8.20%
Sikh 525 0.03%
Buddhist 445 0.02%
Jain 10,397 0.50%
Not Stated 996 0.05%
Others 138 0.01%
Total 2,089,649 100%

City/Metros in Dakshina Kannada District

S.No. City Name Population
1. Mangalore (Municipal Corporation) 488,968