Dindigul Urban Region

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

The total population of Dindigul UA/Metropolitan region is 292,512. The male population of which is 145,703 while female population is 146,809.

Dindigul Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Dindigul Agglomeration is 88.47% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Dindigul stood at 92.97 % and 84.05 % respectively. Total literates in Dindigul UA were 233,755 of which males were 121,855 and remaining 111,900 were females.

Dindigul Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Dindigul UA is around 9.68 % of total Dindigul UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Dindigul Urban region were 28,306 of which male were 14,635 while remaining 13,671 childs were female.

Dindigul Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Dindigul UA was found higher with figure of 1008 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 934 per 1000 boys in Dindigul Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Dindigul Population 2011 Table

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

Dindigul UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Dindigul (Municipality) 207,327 103,027 104,300

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Adiyanuthu Census Town 17,851
Balakrishnapuram Census Town 25,627
Chettinaickenpatti Census Town 17,701
Kurumbapatti Census Town 6,182
Silapadi Census Town 17,824
# 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