Goa Population 2011
As per details from Census 2011, Goa has population of 14.59 Lakhs, an increase from figure of 13.48 Lakh in 2001 census. Total population of Goa as per 2011 census is 1,458,545 of which male and female are 739,140 and 719,405 respectively. In 2001, total population was 1,347,668 in which males were 687,248 while females were 660,420. The total population growth in this decade was 8.23 percent while in previous decade it was 14.89 percent. The population of Goa forms 0.12 percent of India in 2011. In 2001, the figure was 0.13 percent.
Goa Population 2018
As per projection, population of Goa in 2018 is 15.09 Lakhs.
Goa: easily the most popular holiday destination in India. And for good reason too. The gold and white sand beaches, coconut trees rising above your head, delicious seafood, a wonderful blend of Indians and foreigners, and the equally wonderful marketplaces make it the perfect vacation spot. Population wise, the state of Goa ranks 26th in India. It has only about 15 lakhs of natives residing in it. But the area spread of Goa is far less as compared to the population, thus making it a state of medium population density. Its population density is almost 400 according to Goa census 2011, in a small area of mere 3000 kilometer square. It's the smallest state in India. The Goan beaches and streets may seem crowded to you, but that's probably because of the extent of tourism in the state, since, the population growth rate of Goa is less than 10. The growth rate has drastically decreased since the previous census, which makes the state unique. The literacy rate however, is a different story. Literacy has increased in both genders, but the increment rate is low. Although, the number of female literates has increased satisfactorily.
Urbanization growth has been rapid in Goa; undoubtedly because of the tourism. And so, more than 60% population is urbanized in this state, while rest resides in rural area. In rural areas of Goa, the population growth rate is a problem, since its negative, which means the population is greatly decreasing. Gender ratio in rural areas, on the other hand shows a far more satisfactory picture. The ratio is close to the ideal, and most importantly better than that in urban areas. Major cities here are, Panji, Vasco De Gama and Ponda. And the official language spoken is Konkani, which is widely used in the seaside areas of the west.
While Panaji is the capital city of Goa state, largest remains Vasco da Gama as per census 2011.
The languages spoken in the Goa state includes Konkani. In total Goa (GA) state comprises 2 districts. The ISOCODE assigned by International Organization for Standardization for Goa state is GA.
Goa Literacy Rate 2011
Literacy rate in Goa has seen upward trend and is 88.70 percent as per 2011 population census. Of that, male literacy stands at 92.65 percent while female literacy is at 84.66 percent. In 2001, literacy rate in Goa stood at 82.01 percent of which male and female were 88.42 percent and 75.37 percent literate respectively.
In actual numbers, total literates in Goa stands at 1,165,487 of which males were 615,823 and females were 549,664.
Goa Density 2011
Total area of Goa is 3,702 sq. km. Density of Goa is 394 per sq km which is higher than national average 382 per sq km. In 2001, density of Goa was 364 per sq km, while nation average in 2001 was 324 per sq km.
Goa Sex Ratio
Sex Ratio in Goa is 973 i.e. for each 1000 male, which is below national average of 940 as per census 2011. In 2001, the sex ratio of female was 961 per 1000 males in Goa.
Goa 2018 Population
What is the population of Goa in 2018 ? The question though legimate has no correct answer. The last census of Goa was done in 2011 and next would be in 2021. But we can do projection of future Goa 2018 Population on the basis likely Population Growth Rate.