Puducherry Religion Census 2011

As per census 2011, Hindu are majority in Puducherry state. Hinduism constitutes 87.30% of Puducherry population. In all Hindu form majority religion in 4 out of 4 districts of Puducherry state. The data for 2019 & 2020 is under process and will be updated in few weeks.

Muslim Population in Puducherry - Pondicherry is 75.56 Thousand (6.05 percent) of total 12.48 Lakhs. Christian Population in Puducherry - Pondicherry is 78.55 Thousand (6.29 percent) of total 12.48 Lakhs.


Religion Percentage
Hindu 87.30%
Muslim 6.05%
Christian 6.29%
Sikh 0.02%
Buddhist 0.04%
Jain 0.11%
Other Religions 0.01%
Not Stated 0.17%

Puducherry District Wise Data - Religion 2011

District Majority Religion
Puducherry Hindu
Karaikal Hindu
Yanam Hindu
Mahe Hindu
# District Literacy
1 Serchhip 97.91 %
2 Aizawl 97.89 %
3 Mahe 97.87 %
4 Kottayam 97.21 %
5 Pathanamthitta 96.55 %