KOCHI: For every 100 men, there are 109 women in Kerala, one of the few places in the world where women outnumber men with such a wide margin.

According to Census 2011, whose provisional figures were released by the Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India in New Delhi on Thursday, Kerala has the highest sex ratio among all Indian States.



A housing and population census would take place for the 14th time on July 14, 2011, a senior official of the Department of Census and Statistics said, adding that maps and charts of 14,013 Grama N