Gujarat

Capital

-

Region

WI

Total Area

0 sq. km.


Quick Facts

Date Of Establishment

1960-05-01

Pin Prefix

36373839

Population(Male)

31491260

Population(Female)

28948432

Literacy Rate(Male)

85.75

Literacy Rate(Female)

69.65


About State

Gujarat is a state on the western coast of India with a coastline of 1,600 km (990 mi) – most of which lies on the Kathiawar peninsula – and a population in excess of 60 million. It is the sixth largest Indian state by area and the ninth largest state by population. Gujarat is bordered by Rajasthan to the northeast, Daman and Diu to the south, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Maharashtra to the southeast, Madhya Pradesh to the east, and the Arabian Sea and the Pakistani province of Sindh to the west. It is capital city is Gandhinagar, while its largest city is Ahmedabad.[10] The Gujarati-speaking people of India are indigenous to the state. The economy of Gujarat is the fifth-largest state economy in India with ₹14.96 lakh crore (US$220 billion) in gross domestic product and a per capita GDP of ₹157,000 (US$2,300).