Malappuram District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of Malappuram, a district of Kerala has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Kerala. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Malappuram District of Kerala.

In 2011, Malappuram had population of 4,112,920 of which male and female were 1,960,328 and 2,152,592 respectively. In 2001 census, Malappuram had a population of 3,625,471 of which males were 1,754,576 and remaining 1,870,895 were females. Malappuram District population constituted 12.31 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for Malappuram District was at 11.39 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 13.45 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Malappuram District recorded increase of 17.09 percent to its population compared to 1991.

Malappuram Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 4,112,920 3,625,471
Male 1,960,328 1,754,576
Female 2,152,592 1,870,895
Population Growth 13.45% 17.09%
Area Sq. Km 3,554 3,554
Density/km2 1,157 1,021
Proportion to Kerala Population 12.31% 11.39%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 1098 1066
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 965 960
Average Literacy 93.57 89.61
Male Literacy 95.76 93.25
Female Literacy 91.62 86.26
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 574,041 551,525
Male Population (0-6 Age) 292,132 281,449
Female Population (0-6 Age) 281,909 270,076
Literates 3,311,315 2,754,509
Male Literates 1,597,404 1,373,688
Female Literates 1,713,911 1,380,821
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 13.96% 15.21%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 14.90% 16.04%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 13.10% 14.44%

Malappuram District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of Malappuram district for 2011 is 1,157 people per sq. km. In 2001, Malappuram district density was at 1,021 people per sq. km. Malappuram district administers 3,554 square kilometers of areas.

Malappuram Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of Malappuram in 2011 were 93.57 compared to 89.61 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 95.76 and 91.62 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 93.25 and 86.26 in Malappuram District. Total literate in Malappuram District were 3,311,315 of which male and female were 1,597,404 and 1,713,911 respectively. In 2001, Malappuram District had 2,754,509 in its district.

Malappuram Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in Malappuram, it stood at 1098 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 1066. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 965 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 960 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

Malappuram Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Malappuram. There were total 574,041 children under age of 0-6 against 551,525 of 2001 census. Of total 574,041 male and female were 292,132 and 281,909 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 965 compared to 960 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 13.96 percent of Malappuram District compared to 15.21 percent of 2001. There was net change of -1.25 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

Malappuram Houseless Census

In 2011, total 366 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in Malappuram district of Kerala. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 832. This approx 0.02% of total population of Malappuram district.

Malappuram Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 1,135,259 27.60 %
Muslims 2,888,849 70.24 %
Christian 81,556 1.98 %
Sikh 205 0.00 %
Buddhist 179 0.00 %
Jain 68 0.00 %
Others 579 0.01 %
Not Stated 6,225 0.15 %

Malappuram Population 2015

What is the population of Malappuram in 2015? The fact is, last census for Malappuram district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of Malappuram district situated in Kerala. As per 2011, Malappuram population is 4,112,920

Malappuram District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total Malappuram population for 2011 census, 44.18 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 1,817,211 people lives in urban areas of which males are 865,020 and females are 952,191. Sex Ratio in urban region of Malappuram district is 1101 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in Malappuram district was 966 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 253,990 of which males and females were 129,214 and 124,776. This child population figure of Malappuram district is 14.94 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in Malappuram district as per census 2011 is 94.22 % of which males and females are 96.31 % and 92.35 % literates respectively. In actual number 1,472,807 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 708,673 and 764,134 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 55.82 % population of Malappuram districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total Malappuram district population living in rural areas is 2,295,709 of which males and females are 1,095,308 and 1,200,401 respectively. In rural areas of Malappuram district, sex ratio is 1096 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of Malappuram district is considered, figure is 964 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 320,051 in rural areas of which males were 162,918 and females were 157,133. The child population comprises 14.87 % of total rural population of Malappuram district. Literacy rate in rural areas of Malappuram district is 93.06 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 95.32 and 91.04 percent respectively. In total, 1,838,508 people were literate of which males and females were 888,731 and 949,777 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 55.82 % 44.18 %
Total Population 2,295,709 1,817,211
Male Population 1,095,308 865,020
Female Population 1,200,401 952,191
Sex Ratio 1096 1101
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 964 966
Child Population (0-6) 320,051 253,990
Male Child(0-6) 162,918 129,214
Female Child(0-6) 157,133 124,776
Child Percentage (0-6) 13.94 % 13.98 %
Male Child Percentage 14.87 % 14.94 %
Female Child Percentage 13.09 % 13.10 %
Literates 1,838,508 1,472,807
Male Literates 888,731 708,673
Female Literates 949,777 764,134
Average Literacy 93.06 % 94.22 %
Male Literacy 95.32 % 96.31 %
Female Literacy 91.04 % 92.35 %

City/Metros in Malappuram District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
Malappuram (Urban Agglomeration) 1,699,060 808,406 890,654
Cities inside Malappuram District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside Malappuram District

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