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According to Census of India 2011, Gujarat has witness a growth of 19% in its population in the last 10 years. Current Population of Gujarat is 63.8 million.
India Guide : Population of India : Gujarat's Population 2014

Gujarat's Population 2014



Current Population of Gujarat in 2014 63,891,303
Population of Gujarat in 2013 62,700,003
Population of Gujarat in 2012 61,530,916
Population of Gujarat in 2011 60,383,628
Total Male Population 31,482,282 (2011)
Total Female Population 28,901,346 (2011)
Sex Ratio in Gujarat 918 females per 1,000 males

Population of Gujarat - With a Population of 63,891,303 Gujarat is the 10th largest state in terms of Population in India. Gujarat is one of the most industrialized states of India and thus attracts people from India both in terms of investment and jobs. From a small figure of 50,671,017 in 2001, the population of Gujarat has gone to 60,383,628 in 2011. Population growth in Gujarat has witnessed an increase of 19.17 in this decade. Out of this figures, total male population stands at 31,482,282 and female at 28,901,346 in state of Gujarat. In terms of Population, Ahmedabad is the largest city of Gujarat with 6.2 million people living here. Surat and Vadodara are other two major cities with high number of urban population residing here. Rajkot is the fourth largest city of Gujarat with population of 1.50 million. The cities like Bhavnagar, Bhuj, Junagadh and Jamnagar constitutes a large number of urban populations in Gujarat.

Current Population of Gujarat in 2014 is 63,891,303

Population of Gujarat in 2013 was 62,700,003

Population of GujaratPopulation of Gujarat in 2012
Gujarat witnessed a growth of 1.9% to its population as compared to last year figure of 60,383,628. Population of Gujarat in 2012 was estimated to be 61,530,916. More than 1.1 million people were added to its population in the year 2012.

Population in 2011
According to recently concluded Census of India in 2011, the total number of people living in Gujarat in 2011 was 60,383,628. These includes 31,482,282 males and 28,901,346 females.

Literacy Rate in Gujarat
The state of Gujarat has also shown an increase in its literacy rate by 10 percent in this decade. Currently it stands at 79.31 percent as compared to last census (2001) figures of 69.14 percent. Better education facilities by the state government have proved a vital role in improving overall literacy rate of Gujarat. According to latest Census of 2011, Male Literacy rate in Gujarat stands at 87.23 percent while female literacy rate is 70.73 percent.

Sex Ratio of Gujarat
Sex Ratio of Gujarat which is currently recorded as 918 females per 1000 males is lower than the national figures 940. Gujarat Sex Ratio has not shown any improvement from last census figures of 921 per 1000 females in 2001. According to latest census of 2011, there are 918 females available in Gujarat for every 1000 males.

Religious Composition
Hinduism is the most dominant religion in Gujarat with 89.1% of the population being Hindus. The other religions include Muslims 9.1%, Jain and Sikhs 0.1% of the total Population in Gujarat. Gujarati is the official language of Gujarat while Hindi and English are also widely spoken. Kutchi, Bhili and Gamit are also spoken in the areas like Kutch region of Gujarat.

Population Growth in Gujarat
Gujarat has witnessed a descent growth in its population in the last 60 years. From a small figure of 16 Lakh in 1950, it has gone passed 6.03 Crore in 2011. Rapid Industrialization and development of the Gujarat state has attracted people from all over India. Thus Population of Gujarat has increased a lot in the last 6 decades beginning from 1950.

Population of Gujarat in 2013

District Code State/District Population 2011 Sex Ratio Population density per sq. km.
Persons Males Females 2011 2011
Gujarat 60,383,628 31,482,282 28,901,346 918 308
01 Kachchh 2,090,313 1,096,343 993,970 907 46
02 Banaskantha 3,116,045 1,609,148 1,506,897 936 290
03 Patan 1,342,746 694,062 648,684 935 234
04 Mahesana 2,027,727 1,053,337 974,390 925 462
05 Sabarkantha 2,427,346 1,244,491 1,182,855 950 328
06 Gandhinagar 1,387,478 722,459 665,019 920 660
07 Ahmadabad 7,208,200 3,787,050 3,421,150 903 890
08 Surendranagar 1,755,873 910,266 845,607 929 167
09 Rajkot 3,799,770 1,975,131 1,824,639 924 339
10 Jamnagar 2,159,130 1,114,360 1,044,770 938 153
11 Porbandar 586,062 300,967 285,095 947 255
12 Junagadh 2,742,291 1,404,506 1,337,785 952 310
13 Amreli 1,513,614 770,651 742,963 964 205
14 Bhavnagar 2,877,961 1,490,465 1,387,496 931 288
15 Anand 2,090,276 1,088,253 1,002,023 921 711
16 Kheda 2,298,934 1,187,098 1,111,836 937 541
17 PanchMahals 2,388,267 1,227,805 1,160,462 945 458
18 Dohad 2,126,558 1,070,843 1,055,715 986 582
19 Vadodara 4,157,568 2,150,229 2,007,339 934 551
20 Narmada 590,379 301,270 289,109 960 214
21 Bharuch 1,550,822 805,945 744,877 924 238
22 The Dangs 226,769 112,976 113,793 1007 129
23 Navsari 1,330,711 678,423 652,288 961 602
24 Valsad 1,703,068 884,064 819,004 926 561
25 Surat 6,079,231 3,399,742 2,679,489 788 1376
26 Tapi 806,489 402398 404091 1004 249


Growth of Population in Gujarat

Census Population % + / -
1951 16,263,000 -
1961 20,633,000 26.9%
1971 26,697,000 29.4%
1981 34,086,000 27.7%
1991 41,310,000 21.2%
2001 50,671,000 22.7%
2011 60,383,628 19.2%
source: Census of India








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