Malappuram's 2021 population is now estimated at 3,608,928. In 1950, the population of Malappuram was 44,794. Malappuram has grown by 217,651 since 2015, which represents a 6.42% annual change. These population estimates and projections come from the latest revision of the UN World Urbanization Prospects. These estimates represent the Urban agglomeration of Malappuram, which typically includes Malappuram's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.