Agriculture Research Data Book 2002

 
Length of coastline and population of coastal States and Islands 

 

S.No

States / Union Territories

Length of Coastline (km)

Area

(000 km2)

Population 1991 (million)

1

Gujarat

1,600

196.00

4.12

2

Maharashtra

840

307.70

7.87

3

Goa

300

3.70

0.12

4

Karnataka

400

191.80

4.48

5

West Bengal

950

88.70

6.80

6

Tamil Nadu

720

130.10

5.56

7

Orissa

560

155.70

3.15

8

Kerala

1,014

39.00

2.90

9

Andhra Pradesh

960

275.00

6.63

10

Andaman & Nicobar Islands

-

8.50

0.03

11

Lakshadweep

-

0.03

0.005

Source : Compendium of Environment Statistics, 2000, Central Statistical Organisation,

 

Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Govt. of India.