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Kannur Urban Region Population 2011 - 2023

As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Kannur is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Million Plus UA/City. The Kannur UA region is situated in state of Kerala.

The total population of Kannur UA/Metropolitan region is 1,640,986. The male population of which is 755,764 while female population is 885,222.



Kannur Population 2022 - 2023

Population of Kannur city in 2023 is approximately 2,261,000. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Kannur Metropolitian region in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Kannur urban area is based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Kannur region, we will update the same on this page in 2023.

Kannur Literacy Rate

The literacy rate of Kannur Agglomeration is 95.87% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Kannur stood at 97.73 % and 94.31 % respectively. Total literates in Kannur UA were 1,401,467 of which males were 649,926 and remaining 751,541 were females.

Kannur Child Population

The children (0-6 age) population of Kannur UA is around 10.91 % of total Kannur UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Kannur Urban region were 179,095 of which male were 90,731 while remaining 88,364 childs were female.

Kannur Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of female to male in Kannur UA was found higher with figure of 1171 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 974 per 1000 boys in Kannur Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Kannur Population 2011 Census

Description
Urban Agglomeration Kannur
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Million Plus UA/City
State Kerala
Kannur UA Total Male Female
Population 1,640,986 755,764 885,222
Literates 1,401,467 649,926 751,541
Children (0-6) 179,095 90,731 88,364
Average Literacy (%) 95.87 % 97.73 % 94.31 %
Sexratio 1171
Child Sexratio 974

Kannur Metropolitan Region Future Population 2021-2031

Metropolitan Population
2011 1,640,986
2021 2,133,000
2022 2,196,000
2023 2,261,000
2024 2,328,000
2025 2,397,000
2026 2,468,000
2027 2,542,000
2028 2,618,000
2029 2,696,000
2030 2,776,000
2031 2,859,000

Kannur Region - Cities & Towns

Kannur UA has following cities under it.
City Population
There is no city having population above 1 Lakh

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh

Town Type Population
Ancharakandy Census Town 23,030
Azhikode North Census Town 22,128
Azhikode South Census Town 25,195
Chala Census Town 17,088
Cheleri Census Town 10,848
Chelora Census Town 20,952
Cherukunnu Census Town 16,111
Cheruthazham Census Town 29,348
Chirakkal Census Town 45,601
Chockli Census Town 33,732
Dharmadom Census Town 30,804
Elayavoor Census Town 33,853
Eranholi Census Town 25,818
Eruvatti Census Town 16,905
Ezhome Census Town 19,261
Irikkur Census Town 13,820
Iriveri Census Town 17,231
Kadachira Census Town 18,979
Kadannappalli Census Town 10,430
Kadirur Census Town 31,087
Kalliasseri Census Town 31,122
Kandamkunnu Census Town 16,025
Kanhirode Census Town 15,353
Kannadiparamba Census Town 13,677
Kannapuram Census Town 18,459
Kannur Municipality 56,823
Kannur Cantonment Cantonment Board 4,798
Karivellur Census Town 13,498
Keezhallur Census Town 20,440
Kolacherry Census Town 17,095
Kolavelloor Census Town 19,817
Koodali Census Town 15,236
Koothuparamba Municipality 29,619
Kottayam- Malabar Census Town 19,176
Kunhimangalam Census Town 18,965
Kurumathur Census Town 18,641
Kuttiattoor Census Town 13,244
Madayi Census Town 35,888
Manantheri Census Town 14,667
Mangattidam Census Town 18,627
Maniyoor Census Town 12,681
Mattannur Municipality 47,078
Mavilayi Census Town 12,286
Mayyil Census Town 12,490
Mokeri Census Town 19,684
Munderi Census Town 21,676
Muzhappilangad Census Town 23,709
Narath Census Town 13,092
New Mahe Census Town 10,986
Paduvilayi Census Town 20,598
Pallikkunnu Census Town 27,820
Panniyannur Census Town 22,308
Panoor Census Town 17,438
Pappinisseri Census Town 35,134
Pariyaram Census Town 20,405
Pathiriyad Census Town 18,008
Pattiom Census Town 20,161
Payyannur Municipality 72,111
Peralassery Census Town 16,821
Peringathur Census Town 40,292
Pinarayi Census Town 16,801
Puzhathi Census Town 35,212
Taliparamba Municipality 72,465
Thalassery Municipality 92,558
Thottada Census Town 40,818
Valapattanam Census Town 7,955
Varam Census Town 17,008