The 2011 census records a population of 72.1 million inhabitants across 32 districts. The state capital and largest city is Chennai.
Education in Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadi has a literacy rate of 80.33% according to the 2011 census. The state has 37 universities, a full list of which can be found at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Education_in_Tamil_Nadu#Universities
Virtual education in Tamil Nadu
The Tamil Nadu Open University is located in Guindy, and was established in 2002.