District at a Glance

District Headquarter Amreli
No. of Revenue Disivions 5
No. of Talukas 11
No. of Gram Panchayat 598
No. of Villages 619
No. of Towns 10
No. of Municipalities 9
Total Population 1514190
Male Population 771049
Female Population 741141
Sex Ratio 964
Literacy Rate 74.25%
Male Literacy 82.21%
Female Literacy 66.09%
Parliament Constituency  1
Assembly Constituency 5
Dist. Panchayat Seat 31
Taluka Panchayat Seat 181
Total Area  6,760sq km
Sea Coast  60 km
Main Occupation  Agriculture and Animal Husbandry
Average Rainfall  25 Inches
Climate  Hot to Moderate Hot and Dry
Main Crops  Groundnut, Bajri, Jowar, Cotton, Sugarcane