Goa Population 2021 : Goa is the smallest state of India located on the Western coast of the Indian peninsula known as the Konkan coastal belt. The location of Goa is bordered by the state of Karnataka on the Eastern and Southern boundaries, by the mighty Arabian Sea on the Western side and the state of Maharashtra on the Northern side. Goa is located between latitudes 15 degrees 48’00” North to 14 degrees 53’54” North and Longitudes 74 degrees 20’13” East to 73 degrees 40″ 33″ East. Due to its location near the sea, Goa experiences a maritime climate which makes it perfect for a vacation.
The Goa state is spread over an area of 3,702 sq. km and is divided into two districts – North Goa and South Goa – for administrative purposes. The Sahyadri range of the Western Ghats Mountains possesses the tallest peaks in Goa and they nestle some of Goa’s biggest wildlife sanctuaries.
The 105-km long Konkan coastal belt stretching across Goa is home to the stunning beaches of Goa. The beaches in north Goa are usually populated throughout the year while the ones in the south are relatively secluded.
A poet once described the physical shape of Goa as one half of a heart, the other half being carried in the very heart of every Goan. The Sahyadri Ghats hover protectively to the east of Goa where the height of this coastal state rises to 1022 mts above sea level. The Arabian Sea laps at Goa’s long Western coastline. Several rivers criss-cross the state and empty into the Arabian Sea.
Goa Population 2021
Goa Capital as per 2021 Census
Panaji is the capital of the Indian state of Goa.
Goa’s administrative capital is Panaji in English, Pangim in Portuguese, and Ponjê in the local language. It lies on the left bank of the Mandovi. The seat of the Goa Legislative Assembly is in Porvorim, across the Mandovi from Panaji. As the state comes under the Bombay High Court, Panaji has a bench in it.
Goa Population data according to 2021 Census
The total population of Goa as per 2021 census of India is — inhabitants. Of which male and female are —– and —- respectively. In 2011, total population was 14.59 Lakhs. The total population growth of Goa in this decade (2011-2021) is — percent as per 2021 Census, while in previous decade it was 8.23 percent. The population of Goa (2021 census) forms — percent of India in 2021. In 2011, the figure was 0.12 percent.
Population Trend of Goa from 1901 to 2021
|Year||Population||Decadal Growth (%)||Change in Growth (%)|
Goa Census 2021 Data (To be Update soon)
|Approximate Population||14.59 Lakhs||13.48 Lakh|
|Percantage of total Population||0.12%||0.13%|
|Child Sex Ratio||942||938|
|Total Child Population (0-6 Age)||144,611||145,968|
|Male Population (0-6 Age)||74,460||75,338|
|Female Population (0-6 Age)||70,151||70,630|
|Literacy||88.70 %||82.01 %|
|Male Literacy||92.65 %||88.42 %|
|Female Literacy||84.66 %||75.37 %|
Goa Projected Population 2022 to 2030
What is the population of Goa in 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026, 2027, 2028, 2029, 2030? It’s should be Projected report. The last census of Goa was done in 2021 and next would be in 2031. But we can do projection of future Goa Population on the basis likely Population Growth Rate.
Goa official Languages 2021
Konkani is the official language of Goa.
So, the total number of languages used in Goa are English, Portuguese, Konkani, Hindi and Marathi. Konkani is written in the Devanagri script. The other main languages spoken in the state are Marathi, Kannad and Urdu
Goa Literacy Rate 2021
As per 2021 Census of data Total literates in Goa stands at **** of which males were **** and females were ***. Literacy rate in Goa has seen upward trend. In 2011 population census literacy rate in Goa stood was at 88.70 percent, where male literacy rate was at 92.65 percent while female literacy was at 84.66 percent respectively. In 2011 census actual numbers of total literates in Goa stands at 1,165,487 of which males were 615,823 and females were 549,664.
Goa Population Density 2021
Total area of Goa is 3,702 sq. km. As per 2021 census data Density of Goa is *** per sq km which is higher than national average *** per sq km. In 2011, density of Goa was 394 per sq km, while nation average in 2011 was 382 per sq km.
Goa Sex Ratio 2021
Sex Ratio in Goa is *** i.e. for each 1000 male, as per census 2021. In 2011, the sex ratio of female was 973 per 1000 males in Goa.
Goa Religious Data 2021 Census
According to the 2021 census, Hindu is most popular religion in Goa with *** % of state population following the same. Christian is second most popular religion in Goa state with *** % following it. In Goa state, Muslim is followed by *** %, Buddhist by *** %, Sikhism by *** % and Jain by *** %. Around *** % stated ‘Other Religion’, approximately ** % stated ‘No Particular Religion’.
|Not Available||3,039||0.21 %|
|Other Religion||258||0.02 %|
Goa Urban Population 2021
Out of total population of Goa, 29.6% of urban population with 14,610,410 (***) inhabitants. The total figure of population living in urban areas is **** of which *** are males and while remaining *** are females. The urban population in the last 10 years has increased by *** percent. As per 2021 census of India data.
As per 2021 census Sex Ratio in urban regions of Goa is *** females per 1000 males. For child (0-6) sex ratio the figure for urban region stood at *** girls per 1000 boys. Total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of Goa were ***. Of total population in urban region, *** % were children (0-6).
As per 2021 census Average Literacy rate in Goa for Urban regions is *** percent in which males were ***% literate while female literacy stood at ***%. Total literates in urban region of Goa were ***.
Goa Rural Population 2021
Out of total population of Goa, % (***) of Rural population with (***) inhabitants. The total figure of population living in Rural areas is **** of which *** are males and while remaining *** are females. The urban population in the last 10 years has increased by *** percent. As per 2021 census of India data.
As per 2021 census Sex Ratio in Rural regions of Goa is *** females per 1000 males. For child (0-6) sex ratio the figure for Rural region stood at *** girls per 1000 boys. Total children (0-6 age) living in Rural areas of Goa were ***. Of total population in Rural region, *** % were children (0-6).
As per 2021 census Average Literacy rate in Goa for Rural regions was *** percent in which males were ***% literate while female literacy stood at ***%. Total literates in Rural region of Goa were ***.
Goa Urban/Rural Population data table 2021 Census report (Update soon)
|Population (%)||37.83 %||62.17 %|
|Population Growth||-18.51 %||35.23 %|
|Child Sex Ratio (0-6)||945||940|
|Child Population (0-6)||54,014||90,597|
|Child Percentage (0-6)||9.79 %||9.99 %|
|Average Literacy||86.65 %||89.95 %|
|Male Literacy||91.71 %||93.21 %|
|Female Literacy||81.92 %||82.31 %|
Goa District Population 2021 census of India
Top Ten Biggest City of Goa 2021 Census
Goa City Population
The population of all cities and towns in the State of Goa by census years 2021.