CHRISTIAN POPULATION IN SRI LANKA

Census 2001

dIOCESE

dISTRICT

pOPULATION

%

 cOLOMBO

cOLOMBO

gAMPAHA

kALUTARA

43986

27913

4298

2.1

1.4

0.4

 kANDY

kANDY

maTALE

9336

1466

0.7

0.3

 gALLE

gALLE

MATARA

HAMBANTOTa

3050

1870

955

0.3

0.3

0.2

 bADULLa

BADULLa

MONERAGELE

NUWERa-ELIYE

4530

609

10649

0.6

0.2

1.5

 rATNaPURA

RATNaPURa

KEGaLLE

4507

4487

0.5

0.6

 aNURADHAPURA

ANURADHAPURA

POLONNARUWA

1943

561

0.3

0.2

 cHILAW      

PUTTALaM 

6677

1

 kURUNAGELA

KURUNEGALA

6719

0.5

 bATTICALOA/
tRINCOMALEE

aMPARE

TRINCOMALEE

BATTICALOA

3156

*1280

*3795

*0.5

*0.5

*0.01

 

 mANNAR

MANNAR

VAUNIYA

*1056

*845

 *1.1

*0.89

 jAFFNA

JAFFNA

MULLAITVU

*9153

*476

 *1.16

*0.62

 

 

 

 

Source: Department of census & Statistics - Cencus2001 / * 1981