In Kollam, 11% of the population … [6] The Shendurney Wildlife Sanctuary, 66 kilometres (41 mi) from Kollam, is situated on the southern part of the Western Ghats (8°50' and 8°55'N; 77°5'and 77°15'E) in the Pathanapuram taluk of the district. Kollam has a sex ratio of 1113 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rateof 93.77 percent. [29] The Kollam city is located in Kerala state of India. Kollam and Punalur with three taluks each under them. Accommodation is in resorts and on houseboats. In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including Kollam. The statistical data, graphs and charts shown offer the information on almost all socio-economic parameters of a district in a very handy format. The population of children between age 0-6 is 254260 which is 9.65% of total population. km. Mannathippara is at Polachira, 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) south of Chathannoor. Thalavoor has a total population of 24,385 peoples. In actual number 1,006,911 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 486,958 and 519,953 respectively. At the time of the integrating of Travancore and Cochin in 1949,Kollam was one of the three revenue divisions in the state. The statistical data, graphs and charts shown offer the information on almost all socio-economic parameters of a district in a very handy format. [14][15] It is also connected to neighbouring states by bus service operated by the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) and Indian Railways. Alappad village, located on the seashore, was impacted by the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami. The Pathanapuram and Anchal Ranges constitute the Punalur division. Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 1.72 percent. The population of Kollam in 2019 is estimated to be 653,355 + 36,574.4 = 689,929.4. The first community tourism programme in the State will begin on the Munroethuruth islands in Kollam district.Kollam was the seat of the Desinganad kings. [33] Of the total population, 1244815 are males and 1384888 are females. Kollam District now divided into two Revenue Divisions. As per Census 2011, total population of this district is 2202771. They include the Chavara, Kundara, Eravipuram, Kollam, Chathannoor, Chadayamangalam and Punalur assembly constituencies. [13] The forensic section has a large collection of photographs. It is one of 5 Taluks of Kollam district. Species found in the sanctuary include tiger, bonnet and lion-tailed macaques, Nilgiri langur, gaur (or Indian bison), sambar deer, muntjac (or barking deer), Indian spotted chevrotain (or mouse deer), wild boar, Indian elephant and different species of squirrels, such as the Indian giant and Indian palm squirrels. The history of the district's administration can be traced back to 1835, when the Travancore state consisted of two revenue divisions with headquarters at Kollam and Kottayam. Get detailed info of Kollam District with respective state, town, stations etc on RailYatri. Kollam is a Taluk located in Kollam district of Kerala. The area had trading relationships with Phoenicia and Ancient Rome. It is situated 12km away from sub-district headquarter Punalur and 38km away from district headquarter Kollam. Kollam occupies an area of 2,491 sq. The icon links to further information about a selected place including its population structure (gender, urbanization, population group, literacy (a7+), activity status (a7+)). View all Cities in Kollam District View all Villages in Kollam District. Kollam city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Kollam Metropolitan Region. Out of total 2202771, male population count is 1040049, where as female population count is 1162722 in Kollam. Kollam district formerly Quilon is one of 14 districts of the state of Kerala, India. [8] This gives it a ranking of 155th in India (out of a total of 640 districts). The city of Kollam ranks fourth in terms of population in Kerala. Kollam, called Quilon by the Europeans, was an ancient port on the west coast.It flourished as a trading centre even in prechristian centuries as can be surmised from the numismatic evidences left by ancient Phoenicians and Romans.The Portuguese were the first Europeans to establish a trading center at Kollam in 1502. The statistical data, graphs and charts shown offer the information on almost all socio-economic parameters of a district in a very handy format. Kollam district Total population is 2629703 according to census 2011.Males are 1244535 and Females are 1385168 .Literate people are 1739812 among total.Its total area is sq.km. [28] These remains belong to the Mesolithic period. 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