Population of Gujarat 2022

Population of Gujarat 2022

Gujarat is a state in the western region of India. It’s the 5th Largest state by area and the 9th Largest by population. As per the Population projection report of Census India, the estimated projected population of Gujarat in 2022 is 70,648,000 (7 Crore)

Gujarat Population 2011-2021

Gujarat has a population growth rate during 2011-2021 of 15.47%. Its estimated population in 2021 is 69,788,000 (6.98 Crores)* an increase of around 94 lakhs from 2011.

Population of Gujarat in 2022 –  7 Crores

GujaratCensus 20112021 Estimates
Total Population60,439,692 (6.04 Crores)6.98 Crores
Male Population31,491,0003.66 Cores
Female Population28,948,4323.32 Crores
Sex Ratio919907
Population Density308/km2356/km2
Population Rank9th
Total Area196,024 km2
Area Rank5th
Average Literacy (%)78.08 %
Formation1 May 1960
Capital CityGandhinagar

Source: Census 2011 & Census Population Projection Report & UIAI for 2021 Estimates

Gujarat Historic Population

Gujarat has a population growth rate of  15.47%% during 2011-2021 . In 1910 Population of Guajarat was  90 lakh & Year 2021 it reached 7 Crore, an increase of almost 6 Crore. Let’s look at decade population & percentage change from the Year 1910 to 2021

Census YearPopulationAbsolute ChangePercentage Change
1901    9,094,748            —–            —– 
1911    9,803,587+708,839   +7.79         
1921  10,174,989+371,402   +3.79         
1931  11,489,828+1,314,839   +12.92         
1941  13,701,551+2,211,723   +19.25         
1951  16,262,657+2,561,106   +18.69         
1961  20,633,350+4,370,693   +26.88         
1971  26,697,475+6,064,125   +29.39         
1981  34,085,799+7,388,324   +27.67         
1991  41,309,582+7,223,783   +21.19         
2001  50,671,017+9,361,435   +22.66         
2011  60,439,692+9,768,675   +19.28         
2021 (estimate)  69,788,000+9,348,308   +15.47