Lakshadweep

Lakshadweep Population 2020: Growth Rate, Gender Ratio, Census 2021

Lakshadweep Population 2020: Growth Rate, Gender Ratio, Census 2021 details and information provided here. One of world’s most spectacular tropical island systems, Lakshadweep is tucked away at 220-440 kms off the Kerala Coast. The islands offer a precious heritage of ecology and culture. The unique feature of the Islands is its coral reef, making it a pristine leisure spot to come back to. 4200 sq. kms. of lagoon, rich in marine wealth, is spread over 36 islands in an area of 32 sq. kms.

So, let’s see important data about Lakshadweep for 2020-2021 projected only. Census 2021 will be available soon!

Lakshadweep
Lakshadweep

Lakshadweep Population 2020

As per our prediction, population of Lakshadweep in 2020 will be 65.85 Thousand.

Approximate Population 64 Thousands 60 Thousand
Actual Population 64,473 60,650
Male 33,123 31,131
Female 31,350 29,519
Population Growth 6.30% 17.19%
Percantage of total Population 0.01% 0.01%
Sex Ratio 946 948
Child Sex Ratio 911 959

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Density/km2 2,149 1,895
Density/mi2 5,373 5,054
Area(Km2) 30 32
Area mi2 12 12
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 7,255 9,091
Male Population (0-6 Age) 3,797 4,641
Female Population (0-6 Age) 3,458 4,450
Literacy 91.85 % 86.66 %
Male Literacy 95.56 % 92.53 %
Female Literacy 87.95 % 80.47 %
Total Literate 52,553 44,683
Male Literate 28,023 24,511
Female Literate 24,530 20,172

Lakshadweep Population by Religion – Religious Data

Description Population Percentage
Muslim 62,268 96.58 %
Hindu 1,788 2.77 %
Christian 317 0.49 %
Not Available 64 0.10 %
Jain 11 0.02 %
Buddhist 10 0.02 %
Sikh 8 0.01 %
Other Religion 7 0.01 %

Lakshadweep Urban Population and Rural Population – 2011 Census

Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 21.93 % 78.07 %
Total Population 14,141 50,332
Male Population 7,243 25,880
Female Population 6,898 24,452
Population Growth -58.02 % 86.64 %
Sex Ratio 952 945
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 911 911
Child Population (0-6) 1,815 5,440
Child Percentage (0-6) 12.84 % 10.81 %
Literates 11,288 41,265
Average Literacy 91.58 % 91.92 %
Male Literacy 94.53 % 95.84 %
Female Literacy 83.71 % 82.41 %

Lakshadweep Big Cities Population and Large Metropolitan Population 2020-2021

  • There is no city having population above 1 Lakh.
  • There is no Metropolitan Region having population above 1 Lakh

Lakshadweep Literacy Rate 2011

  • Literacy rate in Lakshadweep was 91.85% as per 2011 population census. Male 95.56%, Female 87.95%
  • Literacy rate in Lakshadweep was 87.95% as per 2001 population census. Male 92.53%, Female 80.47%

Lakshadweep Population Density 2011 Census

As indicated by the 2011 registration, Lakshadweep has a population of 64,429, generally parallel in number to that of the Marshall Islands.

  • Total area of Lakshadweep is 30 sq. km.
  • 2011: Density of Lakshadweep is 2,149 per sq km
  • 2001: Density of Lakshadweep was 1,895 per sq km

Lakshadweep Gender Ratio (Male and Female)

  • 2011: Sex Ratio in Lakshadweep was Female 946 / 1000 male
  • 2001: Sex Ratio in Lakshadweep was Female 948 / 1000 male

Lakshadweep 2020-2021 Population Projection

Lakshadweep is a gathering of islands in the Laccadive Sea, situated in the southern part of India and its capital being Kavaratti. The islands structure the smallest Union Territory in the country and their complete surface zone is only 32 km2.

Year Projected Population
2011 64,473 64.47 Thousand
2012 64,655 64.65 Thousand
2013 64,833 64.84 Thousand
2014 65,008 65.02 Thousand
2015 65,181 65.19 Thousand
2016 65,350 65.34 Thousand
2017 65,516 65.53 Thousand
2018 65,680 65.67 Thousand
2019 65,840 65.82 Thousand
2020 65,998 66.00 Thousand
2021 66,153 66.14 Thousand

Article first published on December 5, 2019.

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