Erode City Census 2011 data


Erode city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Erode Metropolitan Region. The Erode city is located in Tamil Nadu state of India.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Erode in 2011 is 157,101; of which male and female are 78,222 and 78,879 respectively. Although Erode city has population of 157,101; its urban / metropolitan population is 521,891 of which 261,630 are males and 260,261 are females.

Erode Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Erode city are 125,814 of which 65,865 are males while 59,949 are females. Average literacy rate of Erode city is 88.29 percent of which male and female literacy was 93.02 and 83.62 percent.

Erode Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Erode city is 1008 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 970 per 1000 boys.

Erode Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Erode city are 14,599 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 7,412 boys while 7,187 are girls. The child forms 9.29 % of total population of Erode City.

Erode Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Erode city numbers 7,838 in which population of 27,572 resides. This is around 17.55% of total population of Erode city.

Erode Population 2015

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

Erode City Population 2011

Description
City Erode
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Erode Metropolitan
State Tamil Nadu
Erode City Total Male Female
City Population 157,101 78,222 78,879
Literates 125,814 65,865 59,949
Children (0-6) 14,599 7,412 7,187
Average Literacy (%) 88.29 % 93.02 % 83.62 %
Sexratio 1008
Child Sexratio 970

Erode Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Erode city with 83.15 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Erode with approximately 12.37 % following it. In Erode city, Christinity is followed by 3.94 %, Jainism by 0.36 %, Sikhism by 0.06 % and Buddhism by 0.06 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.11 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 130,625 83.15 %
Muslims 19,428 12.37 %
Christian 6,185 3.94 %
Sikh 92 0.06 %
Buddhist 26 0.02 %
Jain 561 0.36 %
Others 10 0.01 %
Not Stated 174 0.11 %

Erode Metropolitan Region

Erode city comes under Erode Metropolitan area.
Erode Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 521,891 261,630 260,261
Literates 400,509 213,094 187,415
Children (0-6) 50,329 25,706 24,623
Average Literacy (%) 84.93 % 90.32 % 79.54 %
Sexratio 995
Child Sexratio 958
Erode Metropolitan Areas
Bhavani, Brahmana Periya Agraharam, Erode, Kasipalayam (E), Mettunasuvanpalayam, Periyasemur, Surampatti, Suriyampalayam, and Veerappanchatiram
# 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