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 2015:

 

Vital Statistics

Kerala

Births

Number

516013

Rate

15.13

Deaths

Number

252576

Rate

7.4

Infant Deaths

Number

3050

Rate

5.91

Still Birth

Number

2462

Rate

4.75

Maternal Death

Number   

87

   Ratio

0.17

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