Karaikal Census 2011

District : Karaikal
State : Puducherry UT
Population 200,314
Population Density 1252 Persons/sq.Km.
Male Population 97,796
Female Population 102,518
Sex-Ratio 1048
Total Literacy rate 88 %
Male Literacy Rate 93 %
Female Literacy Rate 83 %
Area (square Kilometer) 160



Karaikal, Puducherry UT

Population of Karaikal

Karaikal district is located in Puducherry UT . Population of Karaikal district is 200314 as per Census 2011. Karaikal is 4th most Populous district out of total 4 districts in Puducherry UT and it is 589th most Populous district in India.The population density of Karaikal is 1252 Persons per square Km.It is 4th most densely populated out of 4 districts in Puducherry UT and it is 58th most densely populated district out of total 640 districts in india.

Literacy rate of Karaikal

Total Literacy rate of Karaikal is 87.83%. This means 87.83 out of 100 persons of age more than 6 years are literate. It is ranked 3 in terms of literacy rate out of total 4 districts of Puducherry UT and 589 out of total 640 districts of India. Male Literacy of Karaikal is 93.36% while female literacy stands at 82.61%.
Note: Serchhip district(98.76%) in Mizoram has highest literacy rate and Alirajpur district(37.2%) of Madhya Pradesh has the lowest literacy rate in India.

Sex-Ratio of Karaikal

Sex-ratio of Karaikal is 1048 female per thousand male.
Note : Highest Sex-ratio of india is of Puducherry (1176) while lowest being from Daman district (533).
Note:All the details are as of Census 2011.

Area of Karaikal

Area of Karaikal is 160 Sq. Km. It is 2th largest district in Puducherry UT and 626th largest in India in terms of total area.
Note: Kutch district(45441 sq.km) of Gujarat is the largest and Mahe district(9 sq km) of Puducherry is the smallest district in India.