Population of Kerala as per 2011 census

Category

Male

Female

Total

Households

 

 

7853754

Total population

16027412

17378649

33406061

SC population

1477808

1561765

3039573

ST population

238203

246636

484839

Literates

13704903

14430921

28135824

Literacy Rate (%)

96

92

94

Total population of workers

8451569

3167494

11619063

Main workers

7179828

2149919

9329747

Main cultivators

465546

79386

544932

Main Agricultural labourers

629092

290044

919136

Main household industry  workers

132111

66170

198281

Marginal workers

1271741

1017575

2289316

Marginal cultivators

81360

43961

125321

Marginal Agricultural laborers

228903

174811

403714

Marginal household industry  workers

32504

42237

74741

Non workers

7575843

14211155

21786998

Work participation rate (%)

53

18

35

 

Demographic rates in Kerala based on Civil Registration System 2016:

 

DISTRICTS

Kerala

 

Rural

Urban

Total

Births

Number

136403

359889

496292

Rate

5.12

46.98

14.48

Deaths

Number

157342

98788

256130

Rate

5.91

12.90

7.47

Infant Deaths

Number

890

1884

2774

Rate

6.52

5.23

5.59

Still Birth

Number

641

1652

2293

Rate

4.68

4.57

4.60

Maternal Death

Number

62

69

131

Ratio

0.45

0.19

0.26

 

 last updated on 23/1/2018

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