On the west coast of India, the state of Gujarat has the longest coastline in India, the country's most dynamic entrepreneurs who are innovative and highly professional. Endowed with rich natural resources, a vast reservoir of skilled manpower and the most developed industrial infrastructure, the State contributes significantly to the economic development of the nation. Gujarat has become the most preferred destination for industrial investment.
|Area||196,024 sq.km. (6 % of India)|
|Population||6.04 Crore as per 2011 Census (4.99% of India)|
|Population Density||308 persons per sq.km|
|Net State Domestic Product||6,70,016 crore (US$ 114 bn)|
|Share of secondary sector in SDP||35.1% at current prices|
|Per capita income (in 2012-2013)||Rs. 96,976 = US$ 1622|