Make your life a lot easier in the Indian real estate market by understanding how to convert Square Yard to Gaj or sq yd to gaj in a minute!
How to convert Square Yard to Gaj
While we have said that converting sq yard to gaj is not so difficult for they are the same thing, it is important to note here that 1 Gaj = 0.990399 Square Yard. This is an insignificant number if you’re not playing within the big league, but it’s always nice to have your basics brushed up! When the scale of measurement moves up to thousands of Gaj, you know that the difference between a Square Gaj and a Square Yard becomes relevant. One must be careful about the magnitude of measurement whenever converting Gaj to Square yard.
Square Yard to Gaj Formula & Example
Sq Yard to Gaz Formula : -
1 Square Yard = 1.00969
Square Yards to Gaj Example :-
- 1 sq yard in gaj = ( 1*1.00969 ) = 1.00969 gaj
- 5 sq yard in gaj = ( 5*1.00969 ) = 5.04847 gaj
- 10 sq yard in gaj = ( 10*1.00969 ) = 10.0969 gaj
- 100 sq yard in gaj = ( 100*1.00969 ) = 100.969 gaj
- 250 sq yard in gaj = ( 250*1.00969 ) = 252.423 gaj
- 500 sq yard in gaj = ( 500*1.00969 ) = 504.847 gaj
Relationship between Square Yard to Gaj
The relationship of square yard to gaj is not hard to decipher. 1 square yard is equivalent to 1.00000842 gaj. 1 gaj is equivalent to 0.99999158 square yard.
Square yard to Gaj Conversion Table
|Square Yard||Gaj||Square Yard to Gaj|
|1 sq yard||1.00000842 gaj||1 square yard is equal to 1.00000842 gaj|
|2 sq yard||2.00001684 gaj||2 square yard is equal to 2.00001684 gaj|
|3 sq yard||3.00002526 gaj||3 square yard is equal to 3.00002526 gaj|
|4 sq yard||4.00003368 gaj||4 square yard is equal to 4.00003368 gaj|
|5 sq yard||5.0000421 gaj||5 square yard is equal to 5.0000421 gaj|
|6 sq yard||6.00005052 gaj||6 square yard is equal to 6.00005052 gaj|
|7 sq yard||7.00005894 gaj||7 square yard is equal to 7.00005894 gaj|
|8 sq yard||8.00006736 gaj||8 square yard is equal to 8.00006736 gaj|
|9 sq yard||9.00007578 gaj||9 square yard is equal to 9.00007578 gaj|
|10 sq yard||10.0000842 gaj||10 square yard is equal to 10.0000842 gaj|
|11 sq yard||11.00009262 gaj||11 square yard is equal to 11.00009262 gaj|
|12 sq yard||12.00010104 gaj||12 square yard is equal to 12.00010104 gaj|
|13 sq yard||13.00010946 gaj||13 square yard is equal to 13.00010946 gaj|
|14 sq yard||14.00011788 gaj||14 square yard is equal to 14.00011788 gaj|
|15 sq yard||15.0001263 gaj||15 square yard is equal to 15.0001263 gaj|
|16 sq yard||16.00013472 gaj||16 square yard is equal to 16.00013472 gaj|
|17 sq yard||17.00014314 gaj||17 square yard is equal to 17.00014314 gaj|
|18 sq yard||18.00015156 gaj||18 square yard is equal to 18.00015156 gaj|
|19 sq yard||19.00015998 gaj||19 square yard is equal to 19.00015998 gaj|
|20 sq yard||20.0001684 gaj||20 square yard is equal to 20.0001684 gaj|
|21 sq yard||21.00017682 gaj||21 square yard is equal to 21.00017682 gaj|
|22 sq yard||22.00018524 gaj||22 square yard is equal to 22.00018524 gaj|
|23 sq yard||23.00019366 gaj||23 square yard is equal to 23.00019366 gaj|
|24 sq yard||24.00020208 gaj||24 square yard is equal to 24.00020208 gaj|
|25 sq yard||25.0002105 gaj||25 square yard is equal to 25.0002105 gaj|
|26 sq yard||26.00021892 gaj||26 square yard is equal to 26.00021892 gaj|
|27 sq yard||27.00022734 gaj||27 square yard is equal to 27.00022734 gaj|
|28 sq yard||28.00023576 gaj||28 square yard is equal to 28.00023576 gaj|
|29 sq yard||29.00024418 gaj||29 square yard is equal to 29.00024418 gaj|
|30 sq yard||30.0002526 gaj||30 square yard is equal to 30.0002526 gaj|
|31 sq yard||31.00026102 gaj||31 square yard is equal to 31.00026102 gaj|
|32 sq yard||32.00026944 gaj||32 square yard is equal to 32.00026944 gaj|
|33 sq yard||33.00027786 gaj||33 square yard is equal to 33.00027786 gaj|
|34 sq yard||34.00028628 gaj||34 square yard is equal to 34.00028628 gaj|
|35 sq yard||35.0002947 gaj||35 square yard is equal to 35.0002947 gaj|
|36 sq yard||36.00030312 gaj||36 square yard is equal to 36.00030312 gaj|
|37 sq yard||37.00031154 gaj||37 square yard is equal to 37.00031154 gaj|
|38 sq yard||38.00031996 gaj||38 square yard is equal to 38.00031996 gaj|
|39 sq yard||39.00032838 gaj||39 square yard is equal to 39.00032838 gaj|
|40 sq yard||40.0003368 gaj||40 square yard is equal to 40.0003368 gaj|
|41 sq yard||41.00034522 gaj||41 square yard is equal to 41.00034522 gaj|
|42 sq yard||42.00035364 gaj||42 square yard is equal to 42.00035364 gaj|
|43 sq yard||43.00036206 gaj||43 square yard is equal to 43.00036206 gaj|
|44 sq yard||44.00037048 gaj||44 square yard is equal to 44.00037048 gaj|
|45 sq yard||45.0003789 gaj||45 square yard is equal to 45.0003789 gaj|
|46 sq yard||46.00038732 gaj||46 square yard is equal to 46.00038732 gaj|
|47 sq yard||47.00039574 gaj||47 square yard is equal to 47.00039574 gaj|
|48 sq yard||48.00040416 gaj||48 square yard is equal to 48.00040416 gaj|
|49 sq yard||49.00041258 gaj||49 square yard is equal to 49.00041258 gaj|
|50 sq yard||50.000421 gaj||50 square yard is equal to 50.000421 gaj|
|51 sq yard||51.00042942 gaj||51 square yard is equal to 51.00042942 gaj|
|52 sq yard||52.00043784 gaj||52 square yard is equal to 52.00043784 gaj|
|53 sq yard||53.00044626 gaj||53 square yard is equal to 53.00044626 gaj|
|54 sq yard||54.00045468 gaj||54 square yard is equal to 54.00045468 gaj|
|55 sq yard||55.0004631 gaj||55 square yard is equal to 55.0004631 gaj|
|56 sq yard||56.00047152 gaj||56 square yard is equal to 56.00047152 gaj|
|57 sq yard||57.00047994 gaj||57 square yard is equal to 57.00047994 gaj|
|58 sq yard||58.00048836 gaj||58 square yard is equal to 58.00048836 gaj|
|59 sq yard||59.00049678 gaj||59 square yard is equal to 59.00049678 gaj|
|60 sq yard||60.0005052 gaj||60 square yard is equal to 60.0005052 gaj|
|61 sq yard||61.00051362 gaj||61 square yard is equal to 61.00051362 gaj|
|62 sq yard||62.00052204 gaj||62 square yard is equal to 62.00052204 gaj|
|63 sq yard||63.00053046 gaj||63 square yard is equal to 63.00053046 gaj|
|64 sq yard||64.00053888 gaj||64 square yard is equal to 64.00053888 gaj|
|65 sq yard||65.0005473 gaj||65 square yard is equal to 65.0005473 gaj|
|66 sq yard||66.00055572 gaj||66 square yard is equal to 66.00055572 gaj|
|67 sq yard||67.00056414 gaj||67 square yard is equal to 67.00056414 gaj|
|68 sq yard||68.00057256 gaj||68 square yard is equal to 68.00057256 gaj|
|69 sq yard||69.00058098 gaj||69 square yard is equal to 69.00058098 gaj|
|70 sq yard||70.0005894 gaj||70 square yard is equal to 70.0005894 gaj|
|71 sq yard||71.00059782 gaj||71 square yard is equal to 71.00059782 gaj|
|72 sq yard||72.00060624 gaj||72 square yard is equal to 72.00060624 gaj|
|73 sq yard||73.00061466 gaj||73 square yard is equal to 73.00061466 gaj|
|74 sq yard||74.00062308 gaj||74 square yard is equal to 74.00062308 gaj|
|75 sq yard||75.0006315 gaj||75 square yard is equal to 75.0006315 gaj|
|76 sq yard||76.00063992 gaj||76 square yard is equal to 76.00063992 gaj|
|77 sq yard||77.00064834 gaj||77 square yard is equal to 77.00064834 gaj|
|78 sq yard||78.00065676 gaj||78 square yard is equal to 78.00065676 gaj|
|79 sq yard||79.00066518 gaj||79 square yard is equal to 79.00066518 gaj|
|80 sq yard||80.0006736 gaj||80 square yard is equal to 80.0006736 gaj|
|81 sq yard||81.00068202 gaj||81 square yard is equal to 81.00068202 gaj|
|82 sq yard||82.00069044 gaj||82 square yard is equal to 82.00069044 gaj|
|83 sq yard||83.00069886 gaj||83 square yard is equal to 83.00069886 gaj|
|84 sq yard||84.00070728 gaj||84 square yard is equal to 84.00070728 gaj|
|85 sq yard||85.0007157 gaj||85 square yard is equal to 85.0007157 gaj|
|86 sq yard||86.00072412 gaj||86 square yard is equal to 86.00072412 gaj|
|87 sq yard||87.00073254 gaj||87 square yard is equal to 87.00073254 gaj|
|88 sq yard||88.00074096 gaj||88 square yard is equal to 88.00074096 gaj|
|89 sq yard||89.00074938 gaj||89 square yard is equal to 89.00074938 gaj|
|90 sq yard||90.0007578 gaj||90 square yard is equal to 90.0007578 gaj|
|91 sq yard||91.00076622 gaj||91 square yard is equal to 91.00076622 gaj|
|92 sq yard||92.00077464 gaj||92 square yard is equal to 92.00077464 gaj|
|93 sq yard||93.00078306 gaj||93 square yard is equal to 93.00078306 gaj|
|94 sq yard||94.00079148 gaj||94 square yard is equal to 94.00079148 gaj|
|95 sq yard||95.0007999 gaj||95 square yard is equal to 95.0007999 gaj|
|96 sq yard||96.00080832 gaj||96 square yard is equal to 96.00080832 gaj|
|97 sq yard||97.00081674 gaj||97 square yard is equal to 97.00081674 gaj|
|98 sq yard||98.00082516 gaj||98 square yard is equal to 98.00082516 gaj|
|99 sq yard||99.00083358 gaj||99 square yard is equal to 99.00083358 gaj|
|100 sq yard||100.000842 gaj||100 square yard is equal to 100.000842 gaj|
What is Square yard (sq yard )?
Defining a Square Yard may seem like an easy task now, but it was not always like that. That is easily displayed by the fact that before 1959. Canada; Australia; New Zealand; the UK; South Africa; and the US: Each of these countries had its definition for the yard! Thanks to the agreement post-1959, people agreed that one yard equals 0.9144 meters. A yard is originally the USA’s customary unit for mapping distances. It is used in England as well. Its Asian counterpart will be the unit Gaj, but that’s a topic for another day.
Another interesting part is that there is no universally agreed symbol to depict Sq Yard. Since we have nailed down the definition of Yard, it should be fairly simple to understand that a Square-Yard is simply the area of a square whose each side is one yard long! With the definition of Square Yard out of the way, now we just have to focus on Gaj and then we will be ready to convert a 1 Square yard to Gaj.
1 Square Yard can also be converted as follows:
● 1,296 square inches
● 9 square feet
● ≈0.00020661157 acres
● ≈0.000000322830579 square miles
● 836 127.36 square millimeters
● 8 361.2736 square centimetres
● 0.83612736 square metres
What is Gaj?
A Gaj or Mughal yard is a measurement unit used for measuring length in some parts of Asia. Historically, this unit of measurement, varied regionally, like the English yard both in size and expression. It was often used for measuring pieces of textiles. Values of the Gaj varied between 24 - 41 inches (610 - 1,040 mm) over the period. Today, it is generally used in the Indian subcontinent as the word for a yard. Thus, a square Gaj lies close to a square yard, whenever someone says Gaj, they usually mean square-Gaj. This kind of terminology will help you bridge the gaps which may have crept in!
Current Use of Square Yard
Square Yard is used in several countries worldwide including India for measuring land and plot area. It is also used for measuring floor length and carpets among other purposes. It continues to be used locally in several parts of the country. Even local Governments in India still make use of Square Yard for fixing the circle rates in urban areas of their States. It is still a popularly preferred unit in this regard. Circle rates indicate the thresholds below which properties cannot be sold in these respective areas or regions.
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Current Use of Gaj
Gaj or Guz has a rich history behind its inception and usage throughout several parts of the Indian subcontinent and other countries as well. It has even entered the Oxford English Dictionary as mentioned earlier. Gaj is still used in India and several other areas for measuring land, especially in rural and semi-urban areas. It is taken to mean Yard or Square Yard in some cases as well.
Important Measurement Units
There are other important measurement units which a real estate enthusiast like you should know about! Check them out in the table below. These can be important for anyone who wishes to convert areas over the top of their head. Memorizing such tables is not mandatory at all, but it adds a professional touch to your dealings. It is important to convert your units and make it explicitly clear as to what units you’re following in any business dealing. Good deals have been called off simply because the units had been presumed beforehand. This is not a problem if you’re going to limit your career to your state or city, but we strongly advise against staying strictly local without a compelling reason as real estate is all about diversifying one’s opportunities. On top of that, it appears professional and makes you look like you’re a serious player.
|144 square inches =||1 sq ft.|
|9 square feet =||1 sq yd = 1,296 sq in.|
|301/4 square yards =||1 sq rd = 2721/4 sq ft.|
|160 square rods =||1 acre = 4,840 sq yds = 43,560 sq ft.|
|640 acres =||1 sq mi.|
|1 mile square =||1 section (of land)|
|6 miles square =||1 township = 36 sections = 36 sq mi.|
How to calculate Square Yard to Gaj?
You can easily calculate square yard to gaj by following a really simple method. You already know the value of 1 square yard to gaj. You can thus multiply the figure in square yard by 1.00000842 for getting the final value in gaj. This is all you need to do for successfully implementing the process of conversion.
What is the formula for converting Square Yard to Gaj?
The formula for converting square yard to gaj is given below for your perusal-
Gaj = Square Yard * 1.00000842.
This formula is a simple way to undertake any conversion procedure between these two units.
How many Gaj in 1 Square Yard?
1 square yard contains 1.00000842 gaj in total.
How many Square Yards in 1 Gaj?
1 gaj contains 0.9999915803 square yards in all.
What are Square Yard and Gaj used for?
Both square yard and gaj are used for measuring land area. Square yard is used extensively for measuring carpets and flooring and is also used for measuring land in several parts of the world including India. Several State Governments in India also make use of square yard for working out their circle rates, i.e. the rates for particular areas below which properties cannot be sold in those regions.
It continues to remain highly relevant and useful for State Governments in India as a major unit of measurement or calculation. Gaj or Guz is used as an acronym for yard or square yard in various parts of India and neighboring regions too. It is still used for measuring plots of land in several rural, semi-urban and even urban areas of India. Gaj has a chequered history of evolution over the years and has been used throughout Arabia, Persia and even other global territories over the years.