Population 2011

 

2011 Census - District-wise
District  Population  Headquarters
Thiruvananthapuram 3,307,284 Thiruvananthapuram
Kollam 2,629,703 Kollam
Pathanamthitta 1,195,537 Pathanamthitta
Alappuzha 2,121,943 Alappuzha
Kottayam 1,979,384 Kottayam
Idukki 1,107,453 Painavu
Ernakulam 3,279,860 Kochi
Thrissur 3,110,327 Thrissur
Palakkad 2,810,892 Palakkad
Malappuram 4,110,956 Malappuram
Kozhikode 3,089,543 Kozhikode
Wayanad 816,558

Kalppetta

Kannur 2,525,637 Kannur
Kasaragod  1,302,600 Kasaragod
Total 33,387,677  
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Ranking of Districts by Population Size, 2001 and 2011

Rank
in
2011

District 

Population
2011

Per cent to
total
population
of the State
2011

Population

2001

Per cent to
total
population
of the State
2001

Rank
in

2001

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

1

Malappuram

41,10,956

12.31

36,25,471

11.39

1

2

Thiruvanan-
thapuram

33,07,284

9.91

32,34,356

10.16

2

3

Ernakulam

32,79,860

9.82

31,05,798

9.75

3

4

Thrissur

31,10,327

9.32

29,74,232

9.34

4

5

Kozhikode

30,89,543

9.25

28,79,131

9.04

5

6

Palakkad

28,10,892

8.42

26,17,482

8.22

6

7

Kollam

26,29,703

7.88

25,85,208

8.12

7

8

Kannur

25,25,637

7.56

24,08,956

7.57

8

9

Alappuzha

21,21,943

6.36

21,09,160

6.62

9

10

Kottayam

19,79,384

5.93

19,53,646

6.14

10

11

Kasaragod

13,02,600

3.90

12,04,078

3.78

11

12

Pathanam-
thitta

11,95,537

3.58

12,34,016

3.88

12

13

Idukki

11,07,453

3.32

11,29,221

3.55

13

14

Wayanad

8,16,558

2.45

7,80,619

2.45

14

 

Ranking of Districts by Population Density, 2001 and 2011

Rank in

2011

District

Population

Density

Rank in 2001

2011

2001

 

1

2

3

4

5

1

Thiruvananthapuram

1509

1476

2

2

Alappuzha

1501

1492

1

3

Kozhikode

1318

1228

3

4

Malappuram

1158

1021

5

5

Ernakulam

1069

1012

6

6

Kollam

1056

1038

4

7

Thrissur

1026

981

7

8

Kottayam

896

885

8

9

Kannur

852

812

9

10

Kasaragod

654

604

10

11

Palakkad

627

584

11

12

Pathanamthitta

453

468

12

13

Wayanad

383

366

13

14

Idukki

254

259

14

Source: censusindia.gov.in