Know the current (2021) population of Gujarat and also the population according to the 2011 census.

Gujarat Population


Estimated population in 2021

Estimated population of Gujarat in 2021
70,400,153
Estimated population of males in 2021
36,685,854
Estimated population of females in 2021
33,714,300

Population as per 2011 census

Population
60,439,692
Male Population
31,495,410
Female Population
28,944,282
% of Male' Population
52.11%
% of Female' Population
47.89%
% of India' Population
4.99%
Sex Ratio
919
Child Sex Ratio
890
Density/km2
308
Density/mi2
798
Area (km2)
196,244
Area (mi2)
75,770
Child Population (0-6 Age)
7,777,262
Boys Population (0-6 Age)
4,115,384
Girls Population (0-6 Age)
3,661,878
Literacy
78.03%
Male Literacy
85.74%
Female Literacy
69.69%
Total Literates
41,093,358
Male Literates
23,474,873
Female Literates
17,618,485
Population Rural
34,694,609
Population Rural Percentage
57.40%
Population Urban
25,745,083
Population Urban Percentage
42.60%

Gujarat Religious Data

Description
Population in 2020
Percentage
Estimated Population in 2021
Hindus
53,533,988
88.57%
62,356,389
Muslims
5,846,761
9.67%
6,810,307
Christians
316,178
0.52%
368,284
Sikhs
58,246
0.10%
67,845
Buddhists
30,483
0.05%
35,507
Jains
579,654
0.96%
675,181
Not Stated
57,902
0.10%
67,444
Others
16,480
0.03%
19,196
Total
60,439,692
100.00%
70,400,153

Gujarat Population Facts

Description Districts As per 2011 census
Most Populous District Ahmadabad
7,214,225
Least Populous District The Dangs
228,291
District with Highest Sex Ratio Tapi
1,007
District with Lowest Sex Ratio Surat
787
District with Highest Literacy Rate Surat
85.53%
District with Lowest Literacy Rate Dohad
58.82%
District with Highest Population Density Surat
953
District with Lowest Population Density Kachchh
46

District-wise Population

S.No. District Name
As per 2011 census
Estimated Population in 2021
1. Ahmadabad
7,214,225
8,403,129
2. Amreli
1,514,190
1,763,729
3. Anand
2,092,745
2,437,629
4. Banaskantha
3,120,506
3,634,765
5. Bharuch
1,551,019
1,806,627
6. Bhavnagar
2,880,365
3,355,049
7. Dohad
2,127,086
2,477,630
8. Gandhinagar
1,391,753
1,621,114
9. Jamnagar
2,160,119
2,516,107
10. Junagadh
2,743,082
3,195,142
11. Kachchh
2,092,371
2,437,194
12. Kheda
2,299,885
2,678,906
13. Mahesana
2,035,064
2,370,443
14. Narmada
590,297
687,578
15. Navsari
1,329,672
1,548,802
16. PanchMahal
2,390,776
2,784,776
17. Patan
1,343,734
1,565,181
18. Porbandar
585,449
681,931
19. Rajkot
3,804,558
4,431,549
20. Sabarkantha
2,428,589
2,828,820
21. Surat
6,081,322
7,083,524
22. Surendranagar
1,756,268
2,045,701
23. Tapi
807,022
940,019
24. The Dangs
228,291
265,913
25. Vadodara
4,165,626
4,852,121
26. Valsad
1,705,678
1,986,774

City-wise Population

S.No. City Name
As per 2011 census
Estimated Population in 2021
1. Ahmedabad
5,577,940
6,497,185
2. Amreli
105,573
122,971
3. Anand
198,282
230,959
4. Bharuch
169,007
196,859
5. Bhavnagar
593,368
691,155
6. Bhuj
143,286
166,900
7. Botad
130,327
151,805
8. Deesa
111,160
129,479
9. Gandhidham
247,992
288,861
10. Gandhinagar
206,167
240,143
11. Godhra
143,644
167,317
12. Gondal
112,197
130,687
13. Jamnagar
479,920
559,011
14. Jetpur Navagadh
118,302
137,798
15. Junagadh
319,462
372,109
16. Kalol
113,153
131,801
17. Mahesana
184,991
215,478
18. Morvi
194,947
227,074
19. Nadiad
218,095
254,037
20. Navsari
160,941
187,464
21. Palanpur
122,344
142,506
22. Patan
125,497
146,179
23. Porbandar
151,770
176,782
24. Rajkot
1,286,678
1,498,723
25. Surat
4,467,797
5,204,090
26. Surendranagar Dudhrej
177,851
207,161
27. Vadodara
1,670,806
1,946,155
28. Valsad
114,636
133,528
29. Vapi
163,630
190,596
30. Veraval
154,636
180,120