Madurai City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Madurai in 2011 is 1,017,865; of which male and female are 509,302 and 508,563 respectively. Although Madurai city has population of 1,017,865; its urban / metropolitan population is 1,465,625 of which 733,821 are males and 731,804 are females.

Madurai Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Madurai city are 834,104 of which 433,860 are males while 400,244 are females. Average literacy rate of Madurai city is 90.91 percent of which male and female literacy was 94.77 and 87.06 percent.

Madurai Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Madurai city is 999 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 949 per 1000 boys.

Madurai Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Madurai city are 100,324 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 51,485 boys while 48,839 are girls. The child forms 9.86 % of total population of Madurai City.

Madurai Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Madurai city numbers 72,799 in which population of 278,153 resides. This is around 27.33% of total population of Madurai city.

Madurai Population 2015

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

Madurai City Population 2011

Description
City Madurai
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration MADURAI Metropolitan
State Tamil Nadu
Madurai City Total Male Female
City Population 1,017,865 509,302 508,563
Literates 834,104 433,860 400,244
Children (0-6) 100,324 51,485 48,839
Average Literacy (%) 90.91 % 94.77 % 87.06 %
Sexratio 999
Child Sexratio 949

Madurai Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Madurai city with 85.83 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Madurai with approximately 8.54 % following it. In Madurai city, Christinity is followed by 5.18 %, Jainism by 0.13 %, Sikhism by 0.02 % and Buddhism by 0.02 %. Around 0.01 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.29 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 873,601 85.83 %
Muslims 86,886 8.54 %
Christian 52,737 5.18 %
Sikh 164 0.02 %
Buddhist 74 0.01 %
Jain 1,324 0.13 %
Others 77 0.01 %
Not Stated 3,002 0.29 %

MADURAI Metropolitan Region

Madurai city comes under MADURAI Metropolitan area.
Madurai Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 1,465,625 733,821 731,804
Literates 1,195,252 622,575 572,677
Children (0-6) 145,629 74,793 70,836
Average Literacy (%) 90.55 % 94.47 % 86.64 %
Sexratio 997
Child Sexratio 947
Madurai Metropolitan Areas
Anaiyur, Avaniapuram, Chinna Anuppanadi, Harveypatti, Kannanendal, Madurai, Melamadai, Nagavakulam, Nilaiyur I Bit, Paravai, Thirunagar, Thiruparankundram, Thiruparankundram, Vandiyur, and Vilangudi
# 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