Chorvad

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Chorwad
city
Chorwad is located in Gujarat
Chorwad
Chorwad
Location in Gujarat, India
Coordinates: 21°01′00″N 70°14′00″E / 21.0167°N 70.2333°E / 21.0167; 70.2333Coordinates: 21°01′00″N 70°14′00″E / 21.0167°N 70.2333°E / 21.0167; 70.2333
Country  India
State Gujarat
District Junagadh
Population (2001)
 • Total 21,196
Languages
 • Official Gujarati, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Chorvad is a city and a municipality in Junagadh district in the state of Gujarat, India.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Chorvad had a population of 21,196. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Chorvad has an average literacy rate of 50%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 62% and female literacy of 38%. 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Notable persons[edit]

Dhirubhai Ambani, the industrialist is from this village.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.