Porbandar District Population, Gujarat - Census India 2011

Porbandar is one of district of Gujarat in India. There are 3 Talukas, 182 villages and 7 towns in Porbandar district.

As per the Census India 2011, Porbandar district has 1,24,556 households, population of 5,85,449 of which 3,00,209 are males and 2,85,240 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 65,926 which is 11.26% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Porbandar district is around 950 compared to 919 which is average of Gujarat state. The literacy rate of Porbandar district is 67.24% out of which 73.82% males are literate and 60.32% females are literate. The total area of Porbandar is 2,316 sq.km with population density of 253 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 51.2% of population lives in Urban area and 48.8% lives in Rural area. There are 8.85% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 2.23% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Porbandar district.

Porbandar Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total5,85,449100%
Hindu5,49,74993.9%
Muslim33,5655.73%
Religion not stated7430.13%
Jain5150.09%
Christian5000.09%
Sikh2480.04%
Buddhist910.02%
Other religions and persuasions380.01%

Porbandar Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)178.332,137.67
Number of households61,15263,404
Total Population2,85,6742,99,775
Population (%)51.44%48.87%
Male Population1,46,9491,53,260
Female Population1,38,7251,46,515
Sex Ratio944956
Literacy (%)73.68%61.11%

List of Talukas in Porbandar

Check out complete list of all Talukas of Porbandar district, Gujarat
TalukaPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Porbandar3,84,6601,145.50336946
Ranavav1,14,568584.57196959
Kutiyana86,221585.93147955

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Porbandar Population Facts

Number of Households1,24,556
Population5,85,449
Male Population3,00,209 (51.28%)
Female Population2,85,240 (48.72%)
Children Population65,926
Area2,316 km2
Population density/km2253
Sex-ratio950
Literacy67.24%
Male Literacy73.82%
Female Literacy60.32%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %2.23%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %8.85%

Map of Porbandar , Gujarat