TotalBuddhistsHindusChristiansMohammedansCOthers

Ceylon

3007789

1877043

615932

302127

211995

692

Anuradhapura753335988856149478884-
Badulla1592011140863378938997044383
Batticaloa12269966246574454124490217
Chilaw632312362943493250227474
Colombo4462442928541658310173034927150
Colombo Municipality12682541518124904317429503140
Galle22289520693816834186100799
Hambantota893188586666440023862
Jaffna279973552472582943132236
Kalutara183632154436337112768130498
Kandy28835315484293239171432308841
Kegalla150627120376196143942667718
Kurunegala230187208724419365401071911
Mannar253981864719126117882-
Matale765145175816658258955036
Matara177586169065159212265703-
Mullaittivu139251087100151830993-
Negombo1326578151422794599228657
Nuwara Eliya10962037904612927942246814
Puttalam2665280292474622799193
Ratnapura1079999815960091948187013
Trincomalee2574510231479328627067-

Source: The Census of Ceylon 1901. Vol. II, by P.Arunachalam, M.A.Cantab. Colombo, 1902
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