Population of Thiruvananthapuram 2021

The Census 2011 Information on Population of  Thiruvananthapuram City

Population of Thiruvananthapuram 2021

Thiruvananthapuram formerly Trivandrum, is the capital of the Indian state of Kerala. It is the most populous city in Kerala with a population of  7.43 lakhs as of 2011. Its Metropolitan population is approx 1.68 million. 

Thiruvananthapuram Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of Thiruvananthapuram City in 2011 is 7,43,691 ( 7.43 Lakhs) of which the male population is 3,61,994 and the female population is 3,81,697 


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Thiruvananthapuram for 2011 is 4454 people per sq. km. Thiruvananthapuram city administers an area of 214 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Thiruvananthapuram City in 2011 was 95.10%. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 96.51% and 93.78% respectively. Total literate in Thiruvananthapuram city was 645863 of which 3,17,665 are males while 3,28,198 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Thiruvananthapuram, it stood at 1054 females per 1000 male. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per the latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In the 2011 census, the child sex ratio is 967 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 64,566 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 32831 are boys while 31735 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 967. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 8.68 % of the total population of Thiruvananthapuram City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Thiruvananthapuram in 2021 - 9 lakhs (approx)

Thiruvananthapuram Census 2011
Total Population7,43,691 (7.43 Lacs)
Male Population361,994
Female Population381,697
Total Literates645863
Male Literate3,17,665
Female Literates3,28,198
Average Literacy (%)95.10
% of Male Literates96.51%
% of Female Literates93.78%
Sex Ratio1054
Child Sex Ratio967
Children (0-6 years)64,566
Boys (0-6yrs)32,831
Girls  (0-6 Yrs)31,735

Thiruvananthapuram Metropolitan Population

Thiruvananthapuram city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Thiruvananthapuram Metropolitan Region*. As per census 2011, Thiruvananthapuram urban/metropolitan population is 16,79,754 (16.79 Lakhs) of which 813,065 are males and 866,689 are females. The literacy rate is 94.20 % & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 1062. The child sex ratio is 962

* An urban agglomeration is a continuous urban spread constituting a town and its adjoining outgrowths (OGs), or two or more physically contiguous towns together with or without outgrowths of such towns.

Thiruvananthapuram District Population

Thiruvananthapuram District is the southernmost district in the Indian state of Kerala. It’s the second most populous district in Kerala after the Malappuram district. The district covers an area of 2,192 square kilometers.

As per census 2011, Thiruvananthapuram district Population is 3,301,427 (33 Lakhs) of which 1,581,678 are males and 1,719,749 are females. The literacy rate is 93.02 % & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 1087. The child sex ratio is 964

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