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India at a glance

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★ Capital ----------------------------- New Delhi

★ Area ----------------------------- 3.3 Million sq. kmIndia Flag

★ Latitude ----------------------------- 6° 44' and 35° 30' north latitude

★ Longitude ----------------------------- 68° 7' and 97° 25' east longitude

★ Official Language ----------------------------- Hindi

★ Total Recognized Languages ----------------------------- 22

★ Total Coast Line ----------------------------- 7,516.6 km

★ Area covered by Forest ----------------------------- 68 million hectares

★ Population ----------------------------- 1,210,193,422

★ Male ----------------------------- 623.7 million

★ Female ----------------------------- 586.4 million

★ Population Growth Rate ----------------------------- 1.64 per cent during 2001-2011India Map

★ Density of Population ----------------------------- 370.8/km2

★ Sex Ratio ----------------------------- 940

★ Literacy Rate ----------------------------- 74.04%

★ Male ----------------------------- 82.14%

★ Female ----------------------------- 65.46%

★ State ----------------------------- 29

★ Union Territories ----------------------------- 7

★ Largest State ----------------------------- Rajasthan

★ Smallest State ----------------------------- Goa

★ National Park ----------------------------- 103

★ Wildlife Sanctuaries ----------------------------- 441

★ Largest City ----------------------------- Mumbai

★ Calling Code ----------------------------- +91

★ National Motto ----------------------------- Satyameva Jayate

★ National Song ----------------------------- Vande Mataram

★ National Anthem ----------------------------- Jana Gana Mana

★ Highest Point ----------------------------- Mount Godwin-Austen, 28,251 ft

★ Currency ----------------------------- Indian Rupee

★ Time Zone ----------------------------- GMT + 05:30

★ Life Expectancy Rate

                 Male ----------------------------- 65.8 years

                Female ----------------------------- 68.1 years

★ Ethnic Groups ----------------------------- Australoid, Mongoloid, Europoid, Caucasian, and Negroid

★ National Days ----------------------------- 26th January (Republic Day), 15th August (Independence Day), 2nd October (Gandhi Jayanti; Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday)

★ National Bird ----------------------------- Indian peacockIndian Rupee

★ National Flower ----------------------------- Lotus

★ National Tree ----------------------------- Banyan Tree

★ National River ----------------------------- The Ganga

★ National Aquatic Animal ----------------------------- River Dolphin

★ National Heritage Animal ----------------------------- Elephant

★ National Animal ----------------------------- Tiger

★ National Fruit ----------------------------- Mango






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