Dindigul City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Dindigul in 2011 is 207,327; of which male and female are 103,027 and 104,300 respectively. Although Dindigul city has population of 207,327; its urban / metropolitan population is 292,512 of which 145,703 are males and 146,809 are females.

Dindigul Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Dindigul city are 169,370 of which 87,515 are males while 81,855 are females. Average literacy rate of Dindigul city is 90.22 percent of which male and female literacy was 94.20 and 86.32 percent.

Dindigul Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Dindigul city is 1012 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 936 per 1000 boys.

Dindigul Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Dindigul city are 19,603 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 10,126 boys while 9,477 are girls. The child forms 9.46 % of total population of Dindigul City.

Dindigul Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Dindigul city numbers 25,180 in which population of 96,556 resides. This is around 46.57% of total population of Dindigul city.

Dindigul Population 2015

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

Dindigul City Population 2011

Description
City Dindigul
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Dindigul Metropolitan
State Tamil Nadu
Dindigul City Total Male Female
City Population 207,327 103,027 104,300
Literates 169,370 87,515 81,855
Children (0-6) 19,603 10,126 9,477
Average Literacy (%) 90.22 % 94.20 % 86.32 %
Sexratio 1012
Child Sexratio 936

Dindigul Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Dindigul city with 69.11 % followers. Christianity is second most popular religion in Dindigul city with 16.59 % following it. In Dindigul city, Islam is followed by 14.17 %, Jainism by 0.01 %, Sikhism by 0.02 % and Buddhism by 0.02 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.10 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 143,275 69.11 %
Muslims 29,374 14.17 %
Christian 34,386 16.59 %
Sikh 37 0.02 %
Buddhist 33 0.02 %
Jain 15 0.01 %
Others 3 0.00 %
Not Stated 204 0.10 %

Dindigul Metropolitan Region

Dindigul city comes under Dindigul Metropolitan area.
Dindigul Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 292,512 145,703 146,809
Literates 233,755 121,855 111,900
Children (0-6) 28,306 14,635 13,671
Average Literacy (%) 88.47 % 92.97 % 84.05 %
Sexratio 1008
Child Sexratio 934
Dindigul Metropolitan Areas
Adiyanuthu, Balakrishnapuram, Chettinaickenpatti, Dindigul, Kurumbapatti, and Silapadi
# 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