India - Kerala

Census Results

1971-04-01 21,347,000
1981-03-01 25,454,000
1991-03-01 29,098,518
2001-03-01 31,838,619
2011-03-01 33,406,061

General Information

Official name Kerala
Official name [native] Kerala
Capital Thiruvananthapuram
Capital [native] Thiruvananthapuram
ISO code IN-32
Statistical agency The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India

Administrative units

codedistrictcapitalarea (sq.km.)population
1991-03-01
census
population
2001-03-01
census
population
2011-03-01
census
588KasaragodKasaragod1,9891,071,5081,204,0781,307,375
589KannurKannur2,9612,251,7272,408,9562,523,003
590WayanadKalpetta2,130672,128780,619817,420
591KozhikodeKozhikode2,3452,619,9142,879,1313,086,293
592MalappuramMalappuram3,5543,096,3303,625,4714,112,920
593PalakkadPalakkad4,4822,382,2352,617,4822,809,934
594ThrissurThrissur3,0272,737,3112,974,2323,121,200
595ErnakulamKakkanad3,0632,817,2363,105,7983,282,388
596IdukkiPainavu4,3561,078,0061,129,2211,108,974
597KottayamKottayam2,2061,828,2711,953,6461,974,551
598AlappuzhaAlappuzha1,4152,001,2172,109,1602,127,789
599PathanamthittaPathanamthitta2,6521,188,3521,234,0161,197,412
600KollamKollam2,4832,407,5662,585,2082,635,375
601ThiruvananthapuramThiruvananthapuram2,1892,946,6503,234,3563,301,427
 total 38,85229,098,51831,838,61933,406,061
source: The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India.

Expanded administrative units

codedistrict
taluk
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
1991-03-01
census
population
2001-03-01
census
population
2011-03-01
census
588KasaragodKasaragod1,9891,071,5081,204,0781,307,375
05630Kasaragod TalukKasaragod  616,977681,734
05631Hosdurg TalukKanhangad  587,101625,641
589KannurKannur2,9612,251,7272,408,9562,523,003
05632Taliparamba TalukTaliparamba  725,691764,888
05633Kannur TalukKannur  748,465784,984
05634Thalassery TalukThalassery  934,800973,131
590WayanadKalpetta2,130672,128780,619817,420
05635Mananthavady TalukMananthavady  242,125258,140
05636Sulthanbathery TalukSulthanbathery  288,896297,863
05637Vythiri TalukKalpetta  249,598261,417
591KozhikodeKozhikode2,3452,619,9142,879,1313,086,293
05638Vadakara TalukVadakara  651,191687,265
05639Quilandy TalukQuilandy  690,802728,168
05640Kozhikode TalukKozhikode  1,537,1381,670,860
592MalappuramMalappuram3,5543,096,3303,625,4714,112,920
05641Ernad TalukManjeri  782,850910,978
05642Nilambur TalukNilambur  509,940574,059
05643Perinthalmanna TalukPerinthalmanna  528,756606,396
05644Tirur TalukTirur  834,817928,672
05645Tirurangadi TalukTirurangadi  619,635713,017
05646Ponnani TalukPonnani  349,473379,798
593PalakkadPalakkad4,4822,382,2352,617,4822,809,934
05647Ottappalam TalukOttappalam  840,970930,692
05648Mannarkad TalukMannarkad  355,709384,393
05649Palakkad TalukPalakkad  572,928612,116
05650Chittur TalukChittur-Thathamangalam  425,646437,738
05651Alathur TalukAlathur  422,229444,995
594ThrissurThrissur3,0272,737,3112,974,2323,121,200
05652Talappilly TalukWadakkanchery  592,120632,086
05653Chavakkad TalukChavakkad  453,698470,898
05654Thrissur TalukThrissur  828,926874,615
05655Kodungallur TalukKodungallur  302,332312,238
05656Mukundapuram TalukIrinjalakuda  797,156831,363
595ErnakulamKakkanad3,0632,817,2363,105,7983,282,388
05657Kunnathunad TalukPerumbavoor  433,606469,164
05658Aluva TalukAluva  444,607468,408
05659Paravur TalukParavur  382,628410,571
05660Kochi TalukKochi  504,550508,212
05661Kanayannur TalukKakkanad  790,212851,406
05662Muvattupuzha TalukMuvattupuzha  324,644336,224
05663Kothamangalam TalukKothamangalam  225,551238,403
596IdukkiPainavu4,3561,078,0061,129,2211,108,974
05664Devikulam TalukDevikulam  185,103177,621
05665Udumbanchola TalukNedumkandam  432,581429,780
05666Thodupuzha TalukPainavu  318,379325,951
05667Peerumade TalukPeerumade  193,158175,622
597KottayamKottayam2,2061,828,2711,953,6461,974,551
05668Meenachil TalukPalai  403,584406,471
05669Vaikom TalukVaikom  309,586310,414
05670Kottayam TalukKottayam  627,912631,885
05671Changanassery TalukChanganassery  351,660355,736
05672Kanjirappally TalukKanjirappally  260,904270,045
598AlappuzhaAlappuzha1,4152,001,2172,109,1602,127,789
05673Cherthala TalukCherthala  518,555542,657
05674Ambalappuzha TalukAlappuzha  440,792454,864
05675Kuttanad TalukMancombu  204,319193,007
05676Karthikappally TalukHaripad  407,281406,524
05677Chengannur TalukChengannur  205,244197,419
05678Mavelikkara TalukMavelikkara  332,969333,318
599PathanamthittaPathanamthitta2,6521,188,3521,234,0161,197,412
05679Thiruvalla TalukThiruvalla  234,503223,503
05680Mallappally TalukMallappally  137,064134,219
05681Ranni TalukRanni  207,782198,194
05682Kozhenchery TalukPathanamthitta  350,416338,560
05683Adoor TalukAdoor  304,251302,936
600KollamKollam2,4832,407,5662,585,2082,635,375
05684Karunagappally TalukKarunagappally  410,570428,802
05685Kunnathur TalukSasthamkotta  194,015199,456
05686Pathanapuram TalukPunalur  432,954432,904
05687Kottarakkara TalukKottarakkara  577,778586,434
05688Kollam TalukKollam  969,891987,779
601ThiruvananthapuramThiruvananthapuram2,1892,946,6503,234,3563,301,427
05689Chirayinkeezhu TalukAttingal  628,874634,270
05690Nedumangad TalukNedumangad  632,173645,326
05691Thiruvananthapuram TalukThiruvananthapuram  1,114,3181,140,845
05692Neyyattinkara TalukNeyyattinkara  858,991880,986
 total 38,85229,098,51831,838,61933,406,061
source: The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India.

Agglomerations

namepopulation
2011-03-01
census
Kochi2,119,724
Kozhikode2,028,399
Thrissur1,861,269
Malappuram1,699,060
Thiruvananthapuram1,679,754
Kannur1,640,986
Kollam1,110,668
Cherthala455,722
Kayamkulam427,967
Kottayam357,302
Palakkad293,533
source: The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India.

Main cities

namepopulation
1991-03-01
census
population
2001-03-01
census
population
2011-03-01
census
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)524,006744,983743,691
Kochi564,589595,575602,046
Kozhikode419,831436,556431,560
Kollam139,852361,560348,657
Thrissur..317,526315,957
Alappuzha..177,029174,176
Palakkad123,289130,767130,955
Manjeri..83,70797,102
Thalassery103,57999,38792,558
Ponnani..87,49590,491
Vadakara72,43475,84775,295
source: The Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India.