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The population development of the State of Kerala by census years.

NameAbbr.StatusCapitalArea
A (km²)
Population
Census (Cf)
1981-03-01
Population
Census (Cf)
1991-03-01
Population
Census (Cf)
2001-03-01
Population
Census (Cf)
2011-03-01
IndiaINDRepNew Delhi3,166,391685,184,692846,387,8881,028,737,4361,210,854,977
KeralaKERStThiruvananthapuram38,86325,453,68029,098,51831,841,37433,406,0613886300

Major Agglomerations

 NamePopulation
Census (Cf)
2011-03-01
1Kochi2,119,724
2Kozhikode2,028,399
3Thrissur1,861,269
4Malappuram1,699,060
5Thiruvananthapuram1,679,754
6Kannur1,640,986
7Kollam1,110,668
8Cherthala455,722
9Kāyamkulam427,967
10Kottayam357,302

Contents: Agglomerations & Cities

The population development of all urban agglomerations and single cities in Kerala with more than 20,000 inhabitants by census years.

The revised definition of urban agglomerations in Kerala led to results for 2011 that are not comparable with previous census results and with agglomerations in other Indian states.

NamePopulation
Census (Cf)
1991-03-01
Population
Census (Cf)
2001-03-01
Population
Census (Cf)
2011-03-01
Area
Adūr {Adur}26,63928,95229,1712082
Alappuzha (Alleppey)264,969282,675240,9916557
Alathur...24,79626,7200
Chālakudi [Chalakudy] {Chalakudi}45,06948,380114,8630
Changanācheri (Changanassery) {Changanacheri}52,44551,967127,9870
Chengannūr {Chengannur}25,87225,39723,4661460
Cherthala (Shertallai)81,771141,558455,7220
Chittūr-Thathamangalam {Chittur-Thathamangalam}47,73967,93570,8933428
Erāttupetta {Erattupetta}21,22629,68234,8141829
Kalpetta22,94929,61231,5804074
Kanhangad (Kānnangād)118,214129,367229,1680
Kannur (Cannanore)463,962498,2071,640,9860
Kāsaragod {Kasaragod}50,12675,968192,8560
Kāyamkulam {Kayamkulam}67,15168,585427,9670
Kizhuparamba...18,34822,0620
Kochi [Cochin]1,140,6051,355,9722,119,7240
Koduvayur...19,67620,7030
Kollam (Quilon)362,572380,0911,110,6680
Kotamangalam [Kothamangalam]35,53537,173114,6390
Kottarakkara...29,47929,7880
Kottayam166,552172,878357,3020
Kozhikode [Calicut]801,190880,2472,028,3990
Malappuram142,204170,4091,699,0600
Mannarkad-I......34,8390
Nilambūr {Nilambur}...41,26446,3660
Ottappālam {Ottappalam}44,18649,242237,9700
Palāi {Palai}21,89222,64022,0561606
Palakkad (Pālghāt)180,033197,369293,5330
Parassala...33,55634,0960
Pathanāmthitta {Pathanamthitta}35,88238,00937,5382350
Perintalamanna39,02744,61249,7233441
Punalūr {Punalur}46,27947,23546,7023435
Thiruvananthapuram [Trivandrum]826,225889,6351,679,7540
Thodupuzha40,65646,24652,0453543
Thrissur (Trichūr)275,053330,1221,861,2690
Tiruvalla54,78056,83752,8832715
Vaikam21,78822,64123,234873
Varkkallai (Varkala)38,98740,72840,0481487