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Kollam Urban Region Population 2011 - 2023

As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Kollam is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Million Plus UA/City. Kollam city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Kollam Urban Region.

The total population of Kollam UA/Metropolitan region is 1,110,668. The male population of which is 530,167 while female population is 580,501.



Kollam Population 2023

Population of Kollam city in 2023 is approximately 1,530,000. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Kollam Metropolitian region in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Kollam urban area is based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Kollam region, we will update the same on this page in 2023.

Kollam Literacy Rate

The literacy rate of Kollam Agglomeration is 93.99% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Kollam stood at 95.99 % and 92.19 % respectively. Total literates in Kollam UA were 940,683 of which males were 455,348 and remaining 485,335 were females.

Kollam Child Population

The children (0-6 age) population of Kollam UA is around 9.89 % of total Kollam UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Kollam Urban region were 109,839 of which male were 55,790 while remaining 54,049 childs were female.

Kollam Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of female to male in Kollam UA was found higher with figure of 1095 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 969 per 1000 boys in Kollam Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Kollam Population 2011 Census

Description
Urban Agglomeration Kollam
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Million Plus UA/City
State Kerala
Kollam UA Total Male Female
Population 1,110,668 530,167 580,501
Literates 940,683 455,348 485,335
Children (0-6) 109,839 55,790 54,049
Average Literacy (%) 93.99 % 95.99 % 92.19 %
Sexratio 1095
Child Sexratio 969

Kollam Metropolitan Region Future Population 2021-2031

Metropolitan Population
2011 1,110,668
2021 1,443,000
2022 1,486,000
2023 1,530,000
2024 1,575,000
2025 1,622,000
2026 1,670,000
2027 1,720,000
2028 1,771,000
2029 1,824,000
2030 1,878,000
2031 1,934,000

Kollam Region - Cities & Towns

Kollam UA has following cities under it.
City Population
Kollam (Municipal Corporation) 348,657

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh

Town Type Population
Adichanalloor Census Town 27,240
Adinad Census Town 22,250
Ayanivelikulangara Census Town 24,268
Chavara Census Town 42,655
Elampalloor Census Town 33,959
Eravipuram (Part) Out Growth 1,474
Kallelibhagom Census Town 21,723
Karunagappally Census Town 25,336
Kottamkara Census Town 44,402
Kulasekharapuram Census Town 26,907
Mayyanad Census Town 40,039
Meenad Census Town 29,716
Nedumpana Census Town 29,454
Neendakara Out Growth 16,976
Oachira Census Town 28,412
Panayam Census Town 25,607
Panmana Census Town 29,008
Paravoor Municipality 37,245
Perinad Census Town 35,173
Poothakkulam Census Town 29,447
Thazhuthala Census Town 37,517
Thodiyoor Census Town 25,884
Thrikkadavoor Census Town 39,285
Thrikkaruva Census Town 25,432
Thrikkovilvattom Census Town 41,609
Vadakkumthala Census Town 20,993