Goa Population - Census India 2011

Goa is one of state in India with population of 14,58,545. There are 2 districts, 11 Talukas, 334 villages and 71 towns in Goa.

As per the Census India 2011, Goa has 3,43,611 households, population of 14,58,545 of which 7,39,140 are males and 7,19,405 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 1,44,611 which is 9.91% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Goa state is around 973 compared to 943 which is national average of India. The literacy rate of Goa state is 79.91% out of which 83.32% males are literate and 76.41% females are literate. The total area of Goa is 3,702 sq.km with population density of 394 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 37.83% of population lives in Urban area and 62.17% lives in Rural area. There are 1.74% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 10.23% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Goa.

Goa Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total14,58,545100%
Hindu9,63,87766.08%
Christian3,66,13025.1%
Muslim1,21,5648.33%
Religion not stated3,0390.21%
Sikh1,4730.1%
Jain1,1090.08%
Buddhist1,0950.08%
Other religions and persuasions2580.02%

Goa Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)798.862,903.14
Number of households2,15,4031,28,208
Total Population9,06,8145,51,731
Population (%)51.14%50.08%
Male Population4,63,7042,75,436
Female Population4,43,1102,76,295
Sex Ratio9561003
Literacy (%)80.97%78.17%

List of Districts in Goa

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DistrictPopulationArea (km2)Po. DensitySex-ratio
North Goa8,18,0081,736471963
South Goa6,40,5371,966326986

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Goa Population Facts

Number of Households3,43,611
Population14,58,545
Male Population7,39,140 (50.68%)
Female Population7,19,405 (49.32%)
Children Population1,44,611
Area3,702 km2
Population density/km2394
Sex-ratio973
Literacy79.91%
Male Literacy83.32%
Female Literacy76.41%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %10.23%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %1.74%

Map of Goa

Big Cities

Mormugao94,393
Margao87,650
Panaji70,991
Panaji70,991
Panaji40,017
Panaji40,017
Mapusa39,989
Curchorem-Cacora22,730
Ponda22,664
Sancoale21,923