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ST.FRANCIS XAVIER

   


Area 3,702sq.kms
Population 13,43,998 (2001 census.)
Capital Panaji
Altitude Sea level to 1,022 meters
Climate Summer 24`C-33`C; Winter 21`C-32`C
Rainfall Average rainfall of 250cms annually mostly from June-September
Clothing Tropical clothing throughout the year Light woolen in December, January
Official language Konkani
Other Languages Konkani, Hindi, English, Portuguese
Major cities Panaji, Mapusa, Margao, Ponda and Vasco da Gama.
Communication  International Straight Dialing, National Straight Dialing Pay Phones are available throughout Goa. There are some shops that provide Internet and Email services.
Religion Hinduism, Christianity and Islam.