Tirunelveli Urban Region

As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Tirunelveli is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Class I UAs/Towns. Tirunelveli city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Tirunelveli Urban Region.

The total population of Tirunelveli UA/Metropolitan region is 497,826. The male population of which is 245,768 while female population is 252,058.

Tirunelveli Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Tirunelveli Agglomeration is 90.27% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Tirunelveli stood at 94.66 % and 86.02 % respectively. Total literates in Tirunelveli UA were 405,021 of which males were 208,842 and remaining 196,179 were females.

Tirunelveli Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Tirunelveli UA is around 9.87 % of total Tirunelveli UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Tirunelveli Urban region were 49,143 of which male were 25,146 while remaining 23,997 childs were female.

Tirunelveli Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Tirunelveli UA was found higher with figure of 1026 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 954 per 1000 boys in Tirunelveli Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Tirunelveli Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Tirunelveli
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State Tamil Nadu
Tirunelveli UA 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 Region - Cities & Towns

Tirunelveli UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Tirunelveli (Municipal Corporation) 473,637 233,659 239,978

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Naranammalpuram Town Panchayat 17,094
Sankarnagar Town Panchayat 7,095
# Urban Region Child %
1 Malappuram 14.07 %
2 Aurangabad 13.50 %
3 Ghaziabad 13.45 %
4 Raipur 13.15 %
5 Meerut 12.99 %
* Min 10 Lakh Population
# Urban Region Sex Ratio
1 Kozhikode 1102
2 Kochi 1030
3 Coimbatore 994
4 Chennai 985
5 Nagpur 960
* Min 20 Lakh Population