Sayan, India

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Sayan
city
Sayan is located in Gujarat
Sayan
Sayan
Sayan is located in India
Sayan
Sayan
Location in Gujarat, India
Coordinates: 21°19′01″N 72°52′40″E / 21.31694°N 72.87778°E / 21.31694; 72.87778Coordinates: 21°19′01″N 72°52′40″E / 21.31694°N 72.87778°E / 21.31694; 72.87778
Country  India
State Gujarat
District Surat
Area
 • Total 7 km2 (3 sq mi)
Elevation 19 m (62 ft)
Languages
 • Official Gujarati, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Telephone code 02621
Vehicle registration GJ5
Website gujaratindia.com

Sayan is a city and municipality in the Surat district in the Indian state of Gujarat. It is one of the primary industrial area of Surat Metropolitan Region. Sayan is located on NH 228 only 18 km from Surat. Sayan is also connected by state highway with Kathor village on NH-8. It is famous for its sugar factories. The majority of the population residing in Sayan are the native Kolis.

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As of the 2001 estimate, Sayan had a population of 22,000. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Sayan has an average literacy rate of 65%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 90%, and female literacy is 87%. In Sayan, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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