District at a Glance

District Headquarter Rajkot
No. of Revenue Divisions 6
No. of Talukas 14
No. of Gram Panchayat 592
No. of Villages 616
No. of Towns 10
No. of Municipalities 7
Total Population 30,34,722
Male Population 15,77,759
Female Population 14,56,963
Sex Ratio 924
Literacy Rate 85.44%
Male Literacy 89.90%
Female Literacy 80.60%
Parliament Constituency 1
Assembly Constituency 8
Dist. Panchayat Seat 36
Taluka Panchayat Seat 210
Total Area 11,203 sq km
Main Occupation Agriculture and Animal Husbandry
Average Rainfall 23.6 Inches
Climate Hot to Moderate Hot and Dry
Main Crops Groundnut, Bajri, Jowar, Cotton, Sugarcane