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Kanhangad Urban Region Population 2011 - 2023

As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Kanhangad is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Class I UAs/Towns. The Kanhangad UA region is situated in state of Kerala.

The total population of Kanhangad UA/Metropolitan region is 229,168. The male population of which is 106,569 while female population is 122,599.



Kanhangad Population 2022 - 2023

Population of Kanhangad city in 2023 is approximately 314,000. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Kanhangad Metropolitian region in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Kanhangad urban area is based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Kanhangad region, we will update the same on this page in 2023.

Kanhangad Literacy Rate

The literacy rate of Kanhangad Agglomeration is 92.45% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Kanhangad stood at 96.03 % and 89.40 % respectively. Total literates in Kanhangad UA were 187,394 of which males were 89,401 and remaining 97,993 were females.

Kanhangad Child Population

The children (0-6 age) population of Kanhangad UA is around 11.55 % of total Kanhangad UA population which is higher than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Kanhangad Urban region were 26,464 of which male were 13,476 while remaining 12,988 childs were female.

Kanhangad Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of female to male in Kanhangad UA was found higher with figure of 1150 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 964 per 1000 boys in Kanhangad Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Kanhangad Population 2011 Census

Description
Urban Agglomeration Kanhangad
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State Kerala
Kanhangad UA Total Male Female
Population 229,168 106,569 122,599
Literates 187,394 89,401 97,993
Children (0-6) 26,464 13,476 12,988
Average Literacy (%) 92.45 % 96.03 % 89.40 %
Sexratio 1150
Child Sexratio 964

Kanhangad Metropolitan Region Future Population 2021-2031

Metropolitan Population
2011 229,168
2021 297,000
2022 305,000
2023 314,000
2024 323,000
2025 332,000
2026 341,000
2027 351,000
2028 361,000
2029 371,000
2030 382,000
2031 393,000

Kanhangad Region - Cities & Towns

Kanhangad 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
Ajanur Census Town 33,079
Cheruvathur Out Growth 27,435
Kanhangad Municipality 73,342
Maniyat Census Town 4,683
Nileshwar Out Growth 24,787
North -Thrikkaripur Census Town 18,210
Perole Census Town 14,965
Pilicode Census Town 9,676
South - Thrikkaripur Census Town 22,991