Tirunelveli City Census 2011 data


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

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Tirunelveli in 2011 is 473,637; of which male and female are 233,659 and 239,978 respectively. Although Tirunelveli city has population of 473,637; its urban / metropolitan population is 497,826 of which 245,768 are males and 252,058 are females.

Tirunelveli Literacy Rate 2011

In education section, total literates in Tirunelveli city are 385,976 of which 198,745 are males while 187,231 are females. Average literacy rate of Tirunelveli city is 90.39 percent of which male and female literacy was 94.75 and 86.18 percent.

Tirunelveli Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of Tirunelveli city is 1027 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 951 per 1000 boys.

Tirunelveli Child Population 2011

Total children (0-6) in Tirunelveli city are 46,624 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 23,894 boys while 22,730 are girls. The child forms 9.84 % of total population of Tirunelveli City.

Tirunelveli Slums 2011

Total no. of Slums in Tirunelveli city numbers 17,344 in which population of 68,202 resides. This is around 14.40% of total population of Tirunelveli city.

Tirunelveli Population 2015

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

Tirunelveli City Population 2011

Description
City Tirunelveli
Government Municipal Corporation
Urban Agglomeration Tirunelveli Metropolitan
State Tamil Nadu
Tirunelveli City Total Male Female
City Population 473,637 233,659 239,978
Literates 385,976 198,745 187,231
Children (0-6) 46,624 23,894 22,730
Average Literacy (%) 90.39 % 94.75 % 86.18 %
Sexratio 1027
Child Sexratio 951

Tirunelveli Religion 2011

Hinduism is majority religion in Tirunelveli city with 69.00 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Tirunelveli with approximately 20.02 % following it. In Tirunelveli city, Christinity is followed by 10.59 %, Jainism by 0.02 %, Sikhism by 0.01 % and Buddhism by 0.01 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.35 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 326,833 69.00 %
Muslims 94,802 20.02 %
Christian 50,172 10.59 %
Sikh 39 0.01 %
Buddhist 47 0.01 %
Jain 73 0.02 %
Others 5 0.00 %
Not Stated 1,666 0.35 %

Tirunelveli Metropolitan Region

Tirunelveli city comes under Tirunelveli Metropolitan area.
Tirunelveli Metropolitan Total Male Female
Population 497,826 245,768 252,058
Literates 405,021 208,842 196,179
Children (0-6) 49,143 25,146 23,997
Average Literacy (%) 90.27 % 94.66 % 86.02 %
Sexratio 1026
Child Sexratio 954
Tirunelveli Metropolitan Areas
Naranammalpuram, Sankarnagar, and Tirunelveli
# 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