Population of Goa 2021 | Districts in Goa

Population of Goa 2021

Goa is a Coastal state in the western region of India. Its smallest state by area and the fourth-smallest by population. The Portuguese overseas territory of Portuguese India existed for about 450 years until it was annexed by India in 1961. As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Goa in 2011 is 1,458,545 (14.58 Lakhs)

Goa Population 2011-2021

Goa has a population growth rate during 2011-2021 of 8.76%. Its estimated population in 2021 is 15.60 Lakhs* an increase of around 1 lakhs from 2011.

Population of Goa in 2021 –  15/60 Lakhs (Approx)
Goa Census 2011
Total Population 1,458,545 (14.58 Lakhs)
Male Population 739,140
Female Population 719,405
Sex Ratio 973
Population Density 394/km2
Population Rank 26th
Total Area 3,702 km2
Area Rank 28th
Average Literacy (%) 88.70 %
Formation 30 May 1987
Capital City Panaji

Source: Census 2011 & UIAI for 2021 Estimates

Districts in Goa

As of 2021, there are two districts in Goa.

Goa Districts by Population | Area | Density
#DistrictPopulation (2011)Area (km2)Density
1North Goa818,0081,736471
2South Goa640,5371,966326

Goa Districts by Sex Ratio | Literacy
#DistrictSex RatioLiteracy
1North Goa96389.6
2South Goa98687.6

Source: Census 2011

Top Cities in Goa by Population

  1. Panaji
  2. Vasco da Gama
  3. Margao