Tirunelveli, India Metro Area Population 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Tirunelveli, India metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Tirunelveli in 2020 is 566,000, a 1.43% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Tirunelveli in 2019 was 558,000, a 1.27% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Tirunelveli in 2018 was 551,000, a 1.29% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Tirunelveli in 2017 was 544,000, a 1.49% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
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City Name Population
Delhi 30,291,000
Mumbai 20,411,000
Calcutta 14,850,000
Bangalore 12,327,000
Madras 10,971,000
Hyderabad 10,004,000
Ahmadabad 8,059,000
Surat 7,185,000
Poona 6,629,000
Jaipur 3,909,000
Lucknow 3,677,000
Calicut 3,555,000
Malappuram 3,391,000
Kanpur 3,124,000
Cochin 3,082,000
Thrissur 3,068,000
Indore 3,017,000
Nagpur 2,893,000
Coimbatore 2,787,000
Thiruvananthapuram 2,585,000
Patna 2,436,000
Bhopal 2,390,000
Agra 2,210,000
Vadodara 2,190,000
Visakhapatnam 2,175,000
Kannur 2,167,000
Nashik 2,066,000
Vijayawada 2,040,000
Rajkot 1,878,000
Ludhiana 1,857,000
Kollam 1,852,000
Madurai 1,734,000
Meerut 1,696,000
Benares 1,665,000
Raipur 1,642,000
Jamshedpur 1,599,000
Srinagar 1,586,000
Aurangabad 1,558,000
Tiruppur 1,496,000
Jodhpur 1,472,000
Jabalpur 1,450,000
Ranchi 1,439,000
Asansol 1,431,000
Allahabad 1,394,000
Kota 1,387,000
Gwalior 1,378,000
Amritsar 1,377,000
Dhanbad 1,331,000
Bareilly 1,255,000
Aligarh 1,211,000
Mysore 1,210,000
Durg-Bhilainagar 1,208,000
Moradabad 1,197,000
Tiruchirappalli 1,165,000
Bhubaneswar 1,163,000
Chandigarh 1,148,000
Gauhati 1,117,000
Hubli-Dharwad 1,117,000
Salem 1,102,000
Jalandhar 1,054,000
Saharanpur 1,054,000
Solapur 1,031,000
Siliguri 1,020,000
Warangal 960,000
Dehradun 919,000
Bhiwandi 859,000
Guntur 854,000
Puducherry 836,000
Firozabad 821,000
Bikaner 772,000
Cherthala 764,000
Gorakhpur 758,000
Amravati 752,000
Nellore 751,000
Cuttack 742,000
Belgaum 725,000
Muzaffarnagar 717,000
Malegaon 716,000
Mangalore 713,000
Jammu 702,000
Bhavnagar 700,000
Kottayam 696,000
Kayamkulam 695,000
Nanded Waghala 690,000
Tirupati 679,000
Durgapur 675,000
Gulbarga 673,000
Kurnool 665,000
Jamnagar 645,000
Jhansi 643,000
Erode 635,000
Bokaro Steel City 634,000
Raurkela 623,000
Kolhapur 619,000
Ajmer 614,000
Ujjain 607,000
Bilaspur 600,000
Patiala 599,000
Mathura 588,000
Sangli 584,000
Imphal 576,000
Agartala 575,000
Udaipur 569,000
Vellore 569,000
Tirunelveli 566,000
Gaya 565,000
Jalgaon 565,000
Tuticorin 561,000
Panipat 548,000
Rajahmundry 544,000
Bellary 521,000
Kakinada 514,000
Davanagere 512,000
Muzaffarpur 504,000
Hosur 494,000
Bhagalpur 479,000
Latur 479,000
Purnia 478,000
Begusarai 468,000
Rohtak 467,000
Shillong 460,000
Bhilwara 452,000
Akola 451,000
Yamunanagar 451,000
Anantapur 449,000
Kadapa 443,000
Sagar 437,000
Alwar 429,000
English Bazar 427,000
Hardwar 426,000
Rampur 426,000
Korba 418,000
Barddhaman 414,000
Bijapur 414,000
Dhule 410,000
Raniganj 410,000
Brahmapur 408,000
Baharampur 407,000
Ahmadnagar 404,000
Karnal 402,000
Junagadh 397,000
Karimnagar 395,000
Dhulian 393,000
Gandhidham 390,000
Dindigul 386,000
Ottappalam 385,000
Shimoga 375,000
Shahjahanpur 374,000
Bihar Sharif 373,000
Anand 372,000
Aizawl 370,000
Bathinda 368,000
Palakkad 368,000
Ichalkaranji 367,000
Santipur 367,000
Tumkur 361,000
Parbhani 359,000
Maunath Bhanjan 358,000
Dewas 356,000
Ranipet 356,000
Hisar 354,000
Roorkee 354,000
Chandrapur 352,000
Darbhanga 351,000
Deoghar 349,000
Habra 348,000
Karur 346,000
Morvi 346,000
Farrukhabad 344,000
Satna 343,000
Jalna 341,000
Kanhangad 340,000
Khammam 339,000
Navsari 339,000
Thanjavur 337,000
Nizamabad 333,000
Arrah 329,000
Haldwani-cum-kathgodam 329,000
Kharagpur 327,000
Hapur 321,000
Ratlam 316,000
Tirunelveli - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 566,000 1.43%
2019 558,000 1.27%
2018 551,000 1.29%
2017 544,000 1.49%
2016 536,000 1.32%
2015 529,000 1.54%
2014 521,000 1.36%
2013 514,000 1.38%
2012 507,000 1.40%
2011 500,000 1.42%
2010 493,000 1.44%
2009 486,000 1.25%
2008 480,000 1.48%
2007 473,000 1.28%
2006 467,000 1.52%
2005 460,000 1.32%
2004 454,000 1.34%
2003 448,000 1.59%
2002 441,000 1.38%
2001 435,000 1.64%
2000 428,000 1.90%
1999 420,000 1.94%
1998 412,000 1.98%
1997 404,000 1.76%
1996 397,000 1.79%
1995 390,000 2.09%
1994 382,000 1.87%
1993 375,000 1.90%
1992 368,000 1.94%
1991 361,000 1.40%
1990 356,000 1.14%
1989 352,000 1.44%
1988 347,000 1.17%
1987 343,000 1.48%
1986 338,000 1.20%
1985 334,000 1.21%
1984 330,000 1.23%
1983 326,000 1.24%
1982 322,000 1.26%
1981 318,000 1.92%
1980 312,000 1.96%
1979 306,000 2.00%
1978 300,000 1.69%
1977 295,000 2.08%
1976 289,000 2.12%
1975 283,000 1.80%
1974 278,000 1.83%
1973 273,000 2.25%
1972 267,000 1.91%
1971 262,000 2.75%
1970 255,000 3.24%
1969 247,000 3.35%
1968 239,000 3.02%
1967 232,000 3.11%
1966 225,000 3.21%
1965 218,000 3.32%
1964 211,000 2.93%
1963 205,000 3.54%
1962 198,000 3.13%
1961 192,000 2.13%
1960 188,000 1.62%
1959 185,000 1.65%
1958 182,000 1.68%
1957 179,000 1.70%
1956 176,000 1.73%
1955 173,000 1.76%
1954 170,000 1.80%
1953 167,000 1.21%
1952 165,000 1.85%
1951 162,000 1.89%
1950 159,000 0.00%