Goa at a glance


Goa is located in the central part of India. Here, Goa at a glance provides important information and figures about Goa. This is helpful for General Knowledge exams.

Goa at a glance
Particulars Description
Capital Panaji
Established 30th May 1987
Largest City Vasco da Gama
Latitude 15.2993° N
Longitude 74.1240° E
Area Total 3,702 km2
Districts 2
Sub Divisions 8
Development Block 11
No. of Municipal Corporations 1
Total Towns 38
Villages 334
Total Population (Census 2011) 1458545
Male (Census 2011) 739140
Female (Census 2011) 719405
Density (Census 2011) 394 per sq. km
Literacy Rate -Total (Census 2011) 88.70%
Literacy Rate -Male (Census 2011) 92.65%
Literacy Rate -Female (Census 2011) 84.66%
Highest peak Sonsogor (3,366 feet)
Official Language Konkani
State Mammal Gaur 
State Bird Flame-throated bulbul
State Flower Jasmine
State Tree Matti Terminalia crenulata
State Fruit Cashew
Airport Dabolim
Lok Sabha Constituency 2
Rajya Sabha Seat 1
Vidhan Sabha Constituency 40