Alappuzha District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Kerala) - Census 2011

Alappuzha district of Kerala has total population of 2,127,789 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 1,013,142 are males while 1,114,647 are females. In 2011 there were total 535,958 families residing in Alappuzha district. The Average Sex Ratio of Alappuzha district is 1,100.

Alappuzha district, Kerala

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 54% people lives in Urban areas while 46% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 95.7% while that in the rural areas is 95.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Alappuzha district is 1,094 while that of Rural areas is 1,108.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Alappuzha district is 192046 which is 9% of the total population. There are 98444 male children and 93602 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Alappuzha is 951 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,100) of Alappuzha district.

The total literacy rate of Alappuzha district is 95.72%. The male literacy rate is 87.9% and the female literacy rate is 86.33% in Alappuzha district.

Population
2,127,789
Literacy
95.72%
Sex Ratio
1,100

To facilitate the administration, Alappuzha district is further divided into 6 Talukas (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Talukas consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

Alappuzha Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Alappuzha district.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 192,046 98,444 93,602
Literacy 95.72% 87.9% 86.33%
Scheduled Caste 201,211 97,183 104,028
Scheduled Tribe 6,574 3,175 3,399
Illiterate 274,992 122,590 152,402

Caste-wise Population - Alappuzha district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Alappuzha district of Kerala.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 201,211 97,183 104,028
Schedule Tribe 6,574 3,175 3,399

Religion-wise Population - Alappuzha district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 1,460,447 (68.64%) 692,754 767,693
Muslim 224,545 (10.55%) 107,656 116,889
Christian 435,056 (20.45%) 208,936 226,120
Sikh 268 (0.01%) 145 123
Buddhist 146 (0.01%) 72 74
Jain 74 (0%) 31 43
Other Religion 311 (0.01%) 172 139
No Religion Specified 6,942 (0.33%) 3,376 3,566

Literacy Rate - Alappuzha district

The total literacy rate of Alappuzha district was 95.72% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 94% of Kerala. Population-wise, out of total 1,852,797 literates, males were 890,552 while females were 962,245. Also the male literacy rate was 97.36% and the female literacy rate was 94.24% in Alappuzha district.

  Alappuzha district Kerala
Female 94.24% 92.07%
Male 97.36% 96.11%
Total 95.72% 94%

Sex Ratio - Alappuzha district

The Sex Ratio of Alappuzha district is 1,100 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,100 females in Alappuzha district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 951 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,100 ) of Alappuzha district.


Population Density - Alappuzha district

The total area of Alappuzha district is 1,415 km2. Thus the density of Alappuzha district is 1,504 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 550 sq. km. area is under urban region while 865 sq. km. is under rural region.


Urban/Rural Population - Alappuzha district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of Alappuzha, 53.96% people lived in urban regions while 46.04% in rural areas. The total figure of population of urban population was 1,148,146 out of which 548,429 were males while remaining 599,717 were females. In rural areas of Alappuzha, male population was 464,713 while female population was 514,930.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of Alappuzha was 1,094 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in Alappuzha was 947 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Alappuzha were 102,632 which is 8.94% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of Alappuzha was 1,108 females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in Alappuzha was 955 girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in Alappuzha for urban regions was 95.68 percent in which males were 97.46% literate while female literacy stood at 94.07%. The total literate population of Alappuzha was 1,852,797. Similarly in rural areas of Alappuzha, the average literacy rate was 95.76 percent. Out of which literacy rate of males and females stood at 97.24% and 94.44% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of Alappuzha were 852,470.

Rural Urban
Population % 46.04% 53.96%
Total population 979,643 1,148,146
Male population 464,713 548,429
Female population 514,930 599,717
Sex ratio 1,108 1,094
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) 955 947
Child population 89,414 102,632
Literates 852,470 1,000,327
Average literacy 95.76% 95.68%
Male literacy 97.24% 97.46%
Female literacy 94.44% 94.07%

Child Population - Alappuzha district

According to Census 2011, there were 192,046 children between age 0 to 6 years in Alappuzha district. Out of which 98,444 were male while 93,602 were female.


Working Population - Alappuzha district

In Alappuzha district out of total population, 804,471 were engaged in work activities. 74.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 804,471 workers engaged in Main Work, 17,805 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 39,491 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 596,387 434,391 161,996
Cultivators 17,805 15,333 2,472
Agriculture Labourer 39,491 26,826 12,665
Household Industries 25,155 13,265 11,890
Other Workers 513,936 378,967 134,969
Marginal Workers 208,084 102,347 105,737
Non Working 1,323,318 476,404 846,914

Alappuzha district Map


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