Palakkad City Census 2011 data


Palakkad city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Palakkad Metropolitan Region. The Palakkad city is located in Kerala state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Palakkad in 2011 is 130,955; of which male and female are 63,833 and 67,122 respectively. Although Palakkad city has population of 130,955; its urban / metropolitan population is 293,533 of which 143,676 are males and 149,857 are females.

Palakkad Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Palakkad city are 111,537 of which 55,619 are males while 55,918 are females. Average literacy rate of Palakkad city is 93.90 percent of which male and female literacy was 96.54 and 91.42 percent.

Palakkad Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Palakkad city is 1052 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 958 per 1000 boys.

Palakkad Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Palakkad city are 12,177 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 6,218 boys while 5,959 are girls. The child forms 9.30 % of total population of Palakkad City.

Palakkad Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Palakkad city numbers 3,404 in which population of 15,238 resides. This is around 11.64% of total population of Palakkad city.

Palakkad Population 2015

Indian Govt only conduct census once a decade. Since last census of Palakkad city was done in 2011, next census will only be in 2021. While many are asking for Palakkad Population 2015 figures, there is none.

Palakkad City Population 2011

Description
City Palakkad
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Palakkad Metropolitan
State Kerala
Palakkad City Total Male Female
City Population 130,955 63,833 67,122
Literates 111,537 55,619 55,918
Children (0-6) 12,177 6,218 5,959
Average Literacy (%) 93.90 % 96.54 % 91.42 %
Sexratio 1052
Child Sexratio 958

Palakkad Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Palakkad city with 68.04 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Palakkad with approximately 27.96 % following it. In Palakkad city, Christinity is followed by 3.82 %, Jainism by 0.01 %, Sikhism by 0.01 % and Buddhism by 0.01 %. Around 0.02 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.14 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 89,098 68.04 %
Muslims 36,620 27.96 %
Christian 5,006 3.82 %
Sikh 9 0.01 %
Buddhist 7 0.01 %
Jain 9 0.01 %
Others 24 0.02 %
Not Stated 182 0.14 %

Palakkad Metropolitan Region

Palakkad city comes under Palakkad Metropolitan area.
Palakkad Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 293,533 143,676 149,857
Literates 244,299 123,193 121,106
Children (0-6) 28,132 14,409 13,723
Average Literacy (%) 92.05 % 95.30 % 88.96 %
Sexratio 1043
Child Sexratio 952
Palakkad Metropolitan Areas
Hemambikanagar, Marutharode, Palakkad, Pirayiri, Pudussery Central, Pudussery West, and Puthuppariyaram
# City Literacy
1 Nagpur 91.92
2 Chennai 90.18
3 Mumbai 89.73
4 Pune 89.56
5 Bangalore 88.71
# City Count
1 Maharashtra 18
2 Uttar Pradesh 16
3 Gujarat 5
4 Tamil Nadu 5
5 Madhya Pradesh 5
* Min 5 Lakh Population