States of India by Malayalam speakers

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This is a list of States and Union Territories of India by speakers of Malayalam as of census 2001. Gross population figures are available online.

Rank State Malayalam speakers
India 33,121,253
1 Kerala 30,809,714
2 Karnataka 702,912
3 Tamil Nadu 555,411
4 Maharashtra 406,890
5 Delhi 91,413
6 Gujarat 65,872
7 Andhra Pradesh 60,968
8 Lakshadweep 59,364
9 Madhya Pradesh 48,278
10 Puducherry 42,774
11 Rajasthan 33,904
12 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 29,133
13 Chhattisgarh 27,084
14 Uttar Pradesh 16,620
15 West Bengal 16,035
16 Goa 15,094
17 Haryana 14,801
18 Orissa 11,041
19 Jammu and Kashmir 10,145
20 Punjab 9,744
21 Jharkhand 8,084
22 Assam 7,997
23 Arunachal Pradesh 5,929
24 Nagaland 4,378
25 Uttarakhand 2,547
26 Chandigarh 2,342
27 Meghalaya 2,087
28 Dadra and Nagar Haveli 1,852
29 Tripura 1,600
30 Mizoram 1,333
31 Manipur 1,300
32 Himachal Pradesh 1,216
33 Daman and Diu 1,187
34 Sikkim 1,028