Gujarat Population - Census India 2011

Gujarat is one of state in India with population of 6,04,39,692. There are 26 districts, 225 Talukas, 18,225 villages and 385 towns in Gujarat.

As per the Census India 2011, Gujarat has 1,22,48,428 households, population of 6,04,39,692 of which 3,14,91,260 are males and 2,89,48,432 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 77,77,262 which is 12.87% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Gujarat state is around 919 compared to 943 which is national average of India. The literacy rate of Gujarat state is 67.99% out of which 74.54% males are literate and 60.86% females are literate. The total area of Gujarat is 1,96,244 sq.km with population density of 308 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 57.4% of population lives in Urban area and 42.6% lives in Rural area. There are 6.74% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 14.75% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Gujarat.

Gujarat Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total6,04,39,692100%
Hindu5,35,33,98888.57%
Muslim58,46,7619.67%
Jain5,79,6540.96%
Christian3,16,1780.52%
Sikh58,2460.1%
Religion not stated57,9020.1%
Buddhist30,4830.05%
Other religions and persuasions16,4800.03%

Gujarat Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)7,403.541,88,840.46
Number of households54,74,87067,73,558
Total Population2,57,45,0833,46,94,609
Population (%)53.18%48.7%
Male Population1,36,92,1011,77,99,159
Female Population1,20,52,9821,68,95,450
Sex Ratio880949
Literacy (%)76.41%61.74%

List of Districts in Gujarat

Check out complete list of all districts in Gujarat
DistrictPopulationArea (km2)Po. DensitySex-ratio
Ahmadabad72,14,2258,107890904
Surat60,81,3224,5491337787
Vadodara41,65,6267,546552934
Rajkot38,04,55811,198340927
Banas Kantha31,20,50610,743290938
Bhavnagar28,80,36510,034287933
Junagadh27,43,0828,831311953
Sabar Kantha24,28,5897,394328952
Panch Mahals23,90,7765,231457949
Kheda22,99,8853,953582940
Jamnagar21,60,11914,184152939
Dohad 21,27,0863,642584990
Anand 20,92,7453,204653925
Kachchh20,92,37145,67446908
Mahesana20,35,0644,401462926
Surendranagar17,56,26810,423168930
Valsad17,05,6783,008567922
Bharuch15,51,0196,509238925
Amreli15,14,1907,397205964
Gandhinagar13,91,7532,140650923
Patan 13,43,7345,792232935
Navsari 13,29,6722,246592961
Tapi8,07,0223,1392571007
Narmada5,90,2972,817210961
Porbandar 5,85,4492,316253950
The Dangs2,28,2911,7661291006

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Gujarat Population Facts

Number of Households1,22,48,428
Population6,04,39,692
Male Population3,14,91,260 (52.1%)
Female Population2,89,48,432 (47.9%)
Children Population77,77,262
Area1,96,244 km2
Population density/km2308
Sex-ratio919
Literacy67.99%
Male Literacy74.54%
Female Literacy60.86%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %14.75%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %6.74%

Map of Gujarat

Big Cities

Ahmadabad55,77,940
Surat44,67,797
Vadodara17,52,371
Vadodara17,52,371
Vadodara16,70,806
Vadodara16,70,806
Rajkot13,23,363
Rajkot13,23,363
Rajkot12,86,678
Rajkot12,86,678