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Basic Information of the District

 

DS Division

Land Area

(Km2)

No. of GN Divisions

No. of Villages

1

Aranayaka

112.7

61

181

2

Mawanella

95.5

71

161

3

Rambukkana

134.7

89

217

4

Kegalle

133.4

61

145

5

Galigamuwa

124.5

51

179

6

Warakapola

188.8

78

194

7

Ruwanwella

158.0

38

136

8

Yatiyantota

205.9

32

107

9

Deraniyagala

196.9

26

114

10

Dehiowita

220.2

39

134

11

Bulatkohupitiya

122.2

27

109


1692.8

573

1677

 

The Population of Kegalle District on the basis of Male Female ratio

from the year 1971 to 2011

 

Census year

Total population

(Thousands)

Male

Female

Population

(Thousand)

%

Population

(Thousand)

%

1871

105.3

57.5

54.6

47.8

45.4

1881

120.0

64.7

53.9

55.3

46.1

1891

150.6

82.1

54.5

68.5

45.5

1901

188.8

103.2

54.7

85.6

45.3

1911

242.5

132.0

54.4

110.6

45.6

1921

268.8

145.2

54

123.6

46

1931

314.6

-

-

-

-

1940

401.8

213.1

53

188.7

47

1953

471.6

264.5

56.1

225.1

47.7

1963

578.5

298.1

51.5

280.4

48.5

1971

654.8

333.5

50.9

321.2

49.1

1981

684.9

340.1

49.7

344.8

50.3

2001

785.5

384.6

49

400.9

51

2011

824.8

388.6

47.1

436.1

52.8

 

The population based on the religions -2011

D.S Division

Total

Buddhists

Hindu

Islam

Catholic

Christian

Other

Rambukkana

80,784

73573

797

2815

1247

2338

14

Mawanella

109,681

74168

1029

33996

298

183

7

Aranayaka

66,720

60196

1017

5232

141

133

1

Kegalle

88,962

83697

1985

1232

1475

557

16

Galigamuwa

72,662

68434

2241

1263

450

266

8

Warakapola

111,245

101981

2737

5731

535

244

17

Ruwanwella

62,628

53987

3921

3908

466

344

2

Bulathkohupitiya

46,628

37772

7612

101

374

280

31

Yatiyanthota

60,176

43984

12087

2683

797

619

6

Dehiovita

80,780

63357

11479

3526

1751

655

12

Daraniyagala

45,054

35068

9088

69

624

204

1

Total

824,862

696217

53993

60556

8158

5823

115

Source: 2011 Census", 2011 District Population Records

 

Population based on the Nationality

D.S Division

Sinhala

Sri Lanka Tamil

Indian Tamil

Sri Lanka Muslim


Burger

Malay

Sri Lanka Wetti

Baratha

Other

Rambukkana

76958

847

178

2644

14

6

7

1

129

Mawanella

74443

882

431

33846

30

20

2

0

27

Aranayaka

60226

1202

300

4976

6

5

2

0

3

Kegalle

85149

804

1848

1048

27

54

0

0

32

Galigamuwa

68733

557

2181

715

432

3

19

1

21

Warakapola

102531

1186

2379

5100

9

22

1

0

17

Ruwanmella

54356

3113

1483

3583

6

5

0

2

80

Bulathkohupitiya

37827

1878

6303

113

6

5

1

0

37

Yatiyanthota

44260

3283

9950

2600

21

39

2

0

21

Dehiovita

64427

3033

9969

3273

18

8

0

0

52

Daraniyagala

35096

3461

6445

41

7

1

0

0

3

Total

704006

20286

41467

57939

576

168

34

2

422

Source:2011 Census, District census reports 2011 .

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
District Secretary/GA

W.M.Abeywickrama Wanasooriya