Kochi city profile

  • Kochi – Commercial Capital of Kerala.
  • Population – 633,553 (2011) – (Growth Rate – 6.21%).
  • Area (Kochi M.Corp) – 107.13 Sq.Km.
  • Working Population (2011) – 240,791 (WFPR – 38%).
  • Most dominating sector – Trade & Commerce.
  • Other port-based activities – The inter-national Transshipment Terminal, Single Buoy Mooring, LNG Project, SEZ – to boost economy.
  • Tourism, strongest drivers of local economy – Fort Kochi, Kochi Marine, Vembanad lake and
    backwaters.