Udhana Taluka

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Udhana Taluka
Udhna Taluka
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CountryFlag of India.svg  India
State Gujarat
District Surat
Population (2001)
  Total 480,456
Languages
  Official Gujarati, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration GJ
Website gujaratindia.com

Udhana Taluka, formed in 1992 from part of Choryasi Taluka, is a taluka located in the Surat District in the Indian State of Gujarat. In 2001 the population was 480,456. Udhana Taluka is part of the Surat Metropolitan Region.

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Geography

According to the Jilla Panchayat Surat, the Taluka has a total area of 30 square miles (78 km2).

Major highways

State Highway 6, Gujarat (Old Surat Mumbai Highway) State Highway 66, Gujarat (Udhana-Magdalla Highway) State Highway 168, Gujarat (Sachin-Palsana Highway)

Adjacent Talukas

Demographics

As of the census of 2001, there were 4,80,445 people residing in the county of which 64% are males and 36% are females. The majority of the population is from Other states of Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, etc.

Census Acquiring and recording information about the members of a given population

A census is the procedure of systematically acquiring and recording information about the members of a given population. The term is used mostly in connection with national population and housing censuses; other common censuses include agriculture, business, and traffic censuses. The United Nations defines the essential features of population and housing censuses as "individual enumeration, universality within a defined territory, simultaneity and defined periodicity", and recommends that population censuses be taken at least every 10 years. United Nations recommendations also cover census topics to be collected, official definitions, classifications and other useful information to co-ordinate international practice.

Communities

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