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Tamil Nadu

State in India

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The population development in Tamil Nadu.

NameStatusPopulation
Census
1991-03-01
Population
Census
2001-03-01
Population
Census
2011-03-01
Tamil NaduState55,858,94662,405,67972,147,030
AriyalurDistrict636,400695,524754,894
ChennaiDistrict3,841,3964,343,6454,646,732
CoimbatoreDistrict2,493,7002,916,6203,458,045
CuddaloreDistrict2,122,7592,285,3952,605,914
DharmapuriDistrict1,123,6001,295,1821,506,843
DindigulDistrict1,760,6011,923,0142,159,775
ErodeDistrict1,802,9002,016,5822,251,744
Kanchipuram (Kancheepuram)District2,415,0002,877,4683,998,252
Kanniyakumari (Kanyakumari)District1,600,3491,676,0341,870,374
KarurDistrict854,162935,6861,064,493
KrishnagiriDistrict1,305,1001,561,1181,879,809
MaduraiDistrict2,400,3392,578,2013,038,252
NagapattinamDistrict1,377,7001,488,8391,616,450
NamakkalDistrict1,322,7151,493,4621,726,601
PerambalurDistrict451,000493,646565,223
PudukkottaiDistrict1,327,1481,459,6011,618,345
RamanathapuramDistrict1,119,1001,187,6041,353,445
SalemDistrict2,573,6673,016,3463,482,056
SivagangaDistrict1,103,1001,155,3561,339,101
ThanjavurDistrict2,053,7002,216,1382,405,890
TheniDistrict1,049,3231,093,9501,245,899
The NilgirisDistrict710,214762,141735,394
Thiruvallur (Tiruvallur)District2,238,5002,754,7563,728,104
Thiruvarur (Tiruvarur)District1,100,1001,169,4741,264,277
ThoothukkudiDistrict1,475,9001,592,7691,750,176
TiruchirappalliDistrict2,196,4732,418,3662,722,290
TirunelveliDistrict2,481,9002,703,4923,077,233
TiruppurDistrict1,532,0001,920,1542,479,052
TiruvannamalaiDistrict2,042,9792,186,1252,464,875
VelloreDistrict3,026,4323,477,3173,936,331
ViluppuramDistrict2,755,6742,960,3733,458,873
VirudhunagarDistrict1,565,0371,751,3011,942,288
Bhārat [India]Republic846,387,8881,028,737,4361,210,854,977

Source: Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner (web), Delimitation Commission of India (web).

Explanation: Districts as defined during the 2011 census.


Further Population Figures:

Gender (C 2011)
males36,137,975
females36,009,055
Urbanization (C 2011)
rural37,229,590
urban34,917,440
Population Group (C 2011)
»Scheduled Castes«14,438,445
»Scheduled Tribes«794,697
not indigenous56,913,888
Literacy (A7+) (C 2011)
yes51,837,507
no12,885,691
Activity Status (A7+) (C 2011)
usually employed27,942,181
casually employed4,942,500
not employed31,838,517

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