Goa Educational Facts and Figures

Updated on: Apr 25, 2013
The education facts and figures of Goa like literacy rate in Goa, number of schools in Goa, number of students enrolled in various schools in Goa and other related information on Goa is given below:

S.NoItemReference periodNorth GoaSouth GoaTotal
1Total literacy ( per cent )200184.1279.9882.30
2Male literacy ( per cent )200190.6386.5888.88
3Female literacy (per cent)200177.2973.2275.51
4Number of primary level schools20017435251,268
5Number of middle level schools2001263177440
6Number of secondary level schools2001212153365
7Number of higher secondary level schools2001483280
8Number of colleges/university for general education,(Arts, Science and Commerce)200113821
9Number of colleges for professional education.200117320
10Number of schools for vocational & professional education (including ITI's )2001181129
11Number of students at primary stage ( I to IV )200152,61544,84297,457
12Number of students at middle stage ( V ro VII )200139,64433,08272,726
13Number of students at secondary stage ( VIII to X )200135,78828,39064,178
14Number of students at higher secondary stage (XI to XII)200111,8219,21821,039
15Number of students in colleges/university for general education20019,4335,24714,680
16Number of students in colleges for professional education20013,53310944,627
17Number of students in colleges for vocational & professional education including ( ITI's )20014,9462,3597,305
18Number of Libraries **200110163164
19Number of printing presses1998-998311
20Number of dailies published1998-99729
 I) English ( exclusively )1998-994nil4
 ii) Other languages1998-99325
21Number of newspapers and other periodicals published1998-99452267
 i) English (exclusively )1998-998nil8
 ii)Other languages1998-99372259
22Cinema talkies functioning:   
 i) Number of talkies2001-200212820
 ii) Number of seats2001-20026,9163,31110,227
Source : Directorate of Planning, Statistics and Evaluation Panaji-Goa

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