Kerala Population

Population
33,406,061
Male Population
16,029,780
Female Population
17,376,281
% of India' Population
2.76%
Sex Ratio
1,084
Child Sex Ratio
964
Density/km2
860
Density/mi2
2,227
Area (km2)
38,852
Area (mi2)
15,001
Child Population (0-6 Age)
3,472,955
Boys Population (0-6 Age)
1,768,244
Girls Population (0-6 Age)
1,704,711
Literacy
94.00%
Male Literacy
96.10%
Female Literacy
92.08%
Total Literate
28,135,824
Male Literate
13,704,903
Female Literate
14,430,921

Kerala Religious Data

Description
Population
Percentage
Hindu
18,282,492
54.73%
Muslims
8,873,472
26.56%
Christian
6,141,269
18.38%
Sikh
3,814
0.01%
Buddhist
4,752
0.01%
Jain
4,489
0.01%
Not Stated
88,155
0.26%
Others
7,618
0.02%
Total
33,406,061
100.00%

Kerala Population Facts

Description Districts
Most Populous District Malappuram
4,112,920
Least Populous District Wayanad
817,420
District with Highest Sex Ratio Kannur
1,136
District with Lowest Sex Ratio Idukki
1,006
District with Highest Literacy Rate Kottayam
97.21%
District with Lowest Literacy Rate Wayanad
89.03%

District-wise Population

S.No. District Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Alappuzha
2,127,789
1,100
95.72%
2. Ernakulam
3,282,388
1,027
95.89%
3. Idukki
1,108,974
1,006
91.99%
4. Kannur
2,523,003
1,136
95.10%
5. Kasaragod
1,307,375
1,080
90.09%
6. Kollam
2,635,375
1,113
94.09%
7. Kottayam
1,974,551
1,039
97.21%
8. Kozhikode
3,086,293
1,098
95.08%
9. Malappuram
4,112,920
1,098
93.57%
10. Palakkad
2,809,934
1,067
89.31%
11. Pathanamthitta
1,197,412
1,132
96.55%
12. Thiruvananthapuram
3,301,427
1,087
93.02%
13. Thrissur
3,121,200
1,108
95.08%
14. Wayanad
817,420
1,035
89.03%

City-wise Population

S.No. City Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Alappuzha
174,176
1,077
87.33%
2. Kochi
602,046
1,027
88.45%
3. Kollam
348,657
1,075
85.19%
4. Kozhikode
431,560
1,093
86.90%
5. Palakkad
130,955
1,052
85.17%
6. Thiruvananthapuram
743,691
1,054
86.85%
7. Thrissur
315,957
1,075
88.96%