Kancheepuram District Population, Tamil Nadu - Census India 2011

Kancheepuram is one of district of Tamil Nadu in India. There are 10 Taluks, 1,019 villages and 82 towns in Kancheepuram district.

As per the Census India 2011, Kancheepuram district has 10,06,245 households, population of 39,98,252 of which 20,12,958 are males and 19,85,294 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 4,31,574 which is 10.79% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Kancheepuram district is around 986 compared to 996 which is average of Tamil Nadu state. The literacy rate of Kancheepuram district is 75.37% out of which 80.05% males are literate and 70.62% females are literate. The total area of Kancheepuram is 4,483 sq.km with population density of 892 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 36.51% of population lives in Urban area and 63.49% lives in Rural area. There are 23.71% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 1.03% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Kancheepuram district.

Kancheepuram Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total39,98,252100%
Hindu35,37,39988.47%
Christian2,56,7626.42%
Muslim1,73,7854.35%
Religion not stated21,9780.55%
Jain4,9620.12%
Sikh1,6200.04%
Buddhist9900.02%
Other religions and persuasions7560.02%

Kancheepuram Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)664.593,818.41
Number of households6,44,8803,61,365
Total Population25,38,33614,59,916
Population (%)50.35%49.66%
Male Population12,77,9797,34,979
Female Population12,60,3577,24,937
Sex Ratio986986
Literacy (%)79.78%67.7%

List of Taluks in Kancheepuram

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Alandur 6,42,23788.627247994
Chengalpattu5,73,406778.01737983
Sholinganallur 5,63,342116.204848975
Sriperumbudur5,10,836642.29795973
Kancheepuram4,97,711636.227821001
Tambaram3,83,71862.466143977
Maduranthakam2,75,953763.63361999
Cheyyur2,06,019609.42338997
Tirukalukundram1,96,897358.69549981
Uthiramerur1,48,133427.45347996

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Kancheepuram Population Facts

Number of Households10,06,245
Population39,98,252
Male Population20,12,958 (50.35%)
Female Population19,85,294 (49.65%)
Children Population4,31,574
Area4,483 km2
Population density/km2892
Sex-ratio986
Literacy75.37%
Male Literacy80.05%
Female Literacy70.62%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %1.03%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %23.71%

Map of Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu