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District in Sri Lanka

Contents: Population

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

KandyDistrict1,048,3171,279,0281,375,3821,476,000
Sri LankaRepublic14,846,75018,797,25720,359,43921,803,000

Source: Department of Census and Statistics, Sri Lanka (web).

Explanation: All 2019 estimates are provisional.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males704,000
Females772,000
Urbanization (C 2012)
Rural1,119,221
Urban170,544
Estate85,617
Age Groups (C 2012)
0-14 years350,894
15-64 years904,826
65+ years119,662
Age Distribution (C 2012)
0-9 years237,346
10-19 years223,587
20-29 years195,243
30-39 years191,964
40-49 years180,884
50-59 years160,325
60-69 years113,372
70-79 years52,330
80+ years20,331
Ethnic Group (C 2012)
Sinhalese1,023,488
Tamil154,321
Sri Lankan Moor191,570
Other ethnic group6,003
Religion (C 2012)
Buddhist1,009,220
Hindu133,744
Muslim197,076
Christian35,177
Other religion165
Place of Birth (C 2012)
in the same district1,184,941
elsewhere190,441

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