Madurai : Census 2011
An official Census 2011 detail of Madurai, a district of Tamil Nadu has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Tamil Nadu. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in Madurai District of Tamil Nadu.
In 2011, Madurai had population of 3,041,038 of which male and female were 1,528,308 and 1,512,730 respectively. There was change of 17.95 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, Madurai District recorded increase of 7.41 percent to its population compared to 1991.
The initial provisional data suggest a density of 823 in 2011 compared to 698 of 2001. Total area under Madurai district is of about 3,696 sq.km.
Average literacy rate of Madurai in 2011 were 81.66 compared to 77.82 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 86.55 and 76.74 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 86.17 and 69.35 in Madurai District. Total literate in Madurai District were 2,248,749 of which male and female were 1,194,631 and 1,054,118 respectively. In 2001, Madurai District had 1,776,654 in its total region.
With regards to Sex Ratio in Madurai, it stood at 990 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 978. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate.
|Area Sq. Km||3,696||3,696|
|Proportion to Tamil Nadu Population||4.22%||4.13%|
|Sex Ratio (Per 1000)||990||978|
|Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age)||939||926|
|Total Child Population (0-6 Age)||287,101||295,276|
|Male Population (0-6 Age)||148,050||153,326|
|Female Population (0-6 Age)||139,051||141,950|
|Child Proportion (0-6 Age)||9.44%||11.45%|
|Boys Proportion (0-6 Age)||9.69%||11.76%|
|Girls Proportion (0-6 Age)||9.19%||11.13%|
|Population (%)||39.36 %||60.64 %|
|Child Sex Ratio (0-6)||918||954|
|Child Population (0-6)||117,893||169,208|
|Child Percentage (0-6)||9.85 %||9.18 %|
|Male Child Percentage||10.18 %||9.37 %|
|Female Child Percentage||9.52 %||8.98 %|
|Average Literacy||70.28 %||88.98 %|
|Male Literacy||76.79 %||92.87 %|
|Female Literacy||63.70 %||85.09 %|
In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Madurai. There were total 287,101 children under age of 0-6 against 295,276 of 2001 census. Of total 287,101 male and female were 148,050 and 139,051 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 939 compared to 926 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 9.44 percent of Madurai District compared to 11.45 percent of 2001. There was net change of -2.01 percent in this compared to previous census of India.
Madurai District population constituted 4.22 percent of total Tamil Nadu population. In 2001 census, this figure for Madurai District was at 4.22 percent of Tamil Nadu population.
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