Cuddalore District Population, Tamil Nadu - Census India 2011

Cuddalore is one of district of Tamil Nadu in India. There are 7 Taluks, 828 villages and 30 towns in Cuddalore district.

As per the Census India 2011, Cuddalore district has 6,35,578 households, population of 26,05,914 of which 13,11,697 are males and 12,94,217 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 2,79,950 which is 10.74% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Cuddalore district is around 987 compared to 996 which is average of Tamil Nadu state. The literacy rate of Cuddalore district is 69.66% out of which 76.26% males are literate and 62.97% females are literate. The total area of Cuddalore is 3,703 sq.km with population density of 704 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 66.03% of population lives in Urban area and 33.97% lives in Rural area. There are 29.32% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0.6% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Cuddalore district.

Cuddalore Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total26,05,914100%
Hindu23,91,67591.78%
Muslim1,23,7494.75%
Christian83,3343.2%
Religion not stated5,1010.2%
Jain1,2800.05%
Sikh4010.02%
Buddhist2360.01%
Other religions and persuasions1380.01%

Cuddalore Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)459.313,243.69
Number of households2,12,1054,23,473
Total Population8,85,18917,20,725
Population (%)50.03%49.51%
Male Population4,42,8368,68,861
Female Population4,42,3538,51,864
Sex Ratio999980
Literacy (%)77.86%65.44%

List of Taluks in Cuddalore

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Cuddalore district, Tamil Nadu
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Chidambaram4,67,909598.50782990
Virudhachalam4,26,592844.32505969
Cuddalore4,26,466308.2913831004
Panruti4,13,639498.25830989
Kurinjipadi 3,31,755386.24859981
Kattumannarkoil2,76,947455.11609990
Tittakudi2,62,606612.28429983

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Cuddalore Population Facts

Number of Households6,35,578
Population26,05,914
Male Population13,11,697 (50.34%)
Female Population12,94,217 (49.66%)
Children Population2,79,950
Area3,703 km2
Population density/km2704
Sex-ratio987
Literacy69.66%
Male Literacy76.26%
Female Literacy62.97%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0.6%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %29.32%

Map of Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu