ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Equitable Sustainable Development of Gujarat

Kirit S Parikh While Gujarat is one of the richest states in the country in terms of per capita income, in terms of the social indicators of mortality and education its performance has been only modest. Against this background, the author addresses some of the issues that are likely to arise in Gujarat's development over the coming years. He first reviews in somewhat greater detail Gujarat's achievement in health, education and poverty alleviation and the state of its environment and then examines the notion of sustainable development and what it means for Gujarat, The paper concludes with some goals for Gujarat for the year 2000.

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