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According to the 2001 census, Kumbakonam has a population of 140,021. The male population is 69,607 while the female population is 70,414. Kumbakonam has a literacy rate of 78% with a male literacy rate of 82.18% and a female literacy rate of 73%. It stands eleventh among 148 municipalities in terms of population.

Kumbakonam has a strong Hindu majority; but it also has sizeable Muslim and Christian populations. Among Hindus, Kallars, Thondaimandala Mudaliars, Brahmins and Dalits are the numerically dominant Tamil-speaking groups. Brahmins are more numerous and affluent in Kumbakonam than in other parts of Tamil Nadu. There are also large populations of Moopanars, Vanniyars, Konars and Nadars. In 2001, the Dalits or Scheduled Castes numbered 7,539 individuals while Scheduled tribes numbered 70 individuals. Amongst Muslims, the Sunnis are dominant. However, there is also a significant Shia minority. Most of the Muslims are Marakkayars or Labbays. The majority of Muslims in Kumbakonam are involved in commerce or maritime trade. Kumbakonam also has a large population of Protestant Christians largely due to the efforts of the German missionary Christian Friedrich Schwarz. The Catholics in Kumbakonam are mainly affiliated to the Roman Catholic Diocese of Kumbakonam which was separated from the Archdiocese of Pondicherry in 1899.

The population of Kumbakonam is predominantly Tamil-speaking. The commonly used dialects are the Central Tamil dialect and Brahmin Tamil. There are significant minorities speaking Thanjavur Marathi, Telugu, Kannada and Saurashtrian as their mother tongue.

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Kumbakonam Historical populations
Year Population
2001 140,021
1991 139,449
1981 132,832
1971 113,130
1961 92,581
1951 91,648
1941 67,008
1931 62,317
1921 60,700
1911 64,647
1901 59,673
1891 54,307
1881 50,098
1871 44,444

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