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Chennai

District in Tamil Nadu (India)

Contents: Population

The population development of Chennai as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

ChennaiDistrict3,841,3964,343,6454,646,732
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: States and districts in the boundaries of 2017. Population figures of new delimitated districts are mostly computed by using subdistricts in the boundaries of 2011. Thus, slight deviatiations from the actual population are possible in some cases. Area figures of new delimitated districts are derived from geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2011)
males2,335,844
females2,310,888
Urbanization (C 2011)
urban4,646,732
Population Group (C 2011)
»Scheduled Castes«779,667
»Scheduled Tribes«10,061
not indigenous3,857,004
Literacy (A7+) (C 2011)
yes3,776,276
no411,132
Age Groups (C 2011)
0-6 years459,324
7+ years4,187,408

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