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Total number of residents in Kuala Krai Province according to a survey conducted in 2004 was 163,952 and the breakdown according to race and period is as follows:-

RACE

1990

%

1995

%

2000

%

2004

%

Malay

92,916

91.4

110,246

90.9

130,810

90.9

149,018

90.8

Chinese

5,685

5.6

7,282

6.0

8,657

6.0

9,862

6.0

Indian

2,650

2.6

3,364

2.7

3,990

2.8

4,545

2.7

Others

354

0.4

121,339

0.4

463

0.3

527

0.3

Total:

101,605

 

121,339

 

143,920

 

163,952

 

Source: (*) Projected rate growth 3.48% a year
 (**)From UPEN Kelantan Information

 

The average population density is 15 people/Km2 or 39 people per mile with a yearly growth rate of 3.48%. Sex ratio is quite balanced where 102 males is to 100 females. In 1990 there were 50,295 people. Age distribution in year 1995 as follows:-