Kerala at a glance


Kerala is located in the southern part of India. Here, Kerala at a glance provides important information and figures about Kerala. This is helpful for General Knowledge exams.

Kerala at a glance
Particulars Description
Capital Thiruvananthapuram
Established November 1, 1956
Largest City Thiruvananthapuram
Latitude 8018’ and 120 48’ East
Longitude 740 52’ and 770 22’
Area Total 38,863 Sq. Km.
Districts 14
Revenue-divisions 21
Blocks 152
No. of Municipal Corporations 5
Total Towns 461
Villages 1453
Total Population (Census 2011) 3,34,06,061
Male (Census 2011) 1,60,27,412
Female (Census 2011) 1,73,78,649
Density 860 per sq.km.
Literacy Rate -Total 94.00%
Literacy Rate -Male 96.11%
Literacy Rate -Female 92.07%
Highest peak Anamudi (8,842 ft)‎
Official Language Malayalam
State Mammal Elephant
State Bird Hornbill
State Flower Kanikkonna
State Tree Coconut Tree
State Festival Onam
Airport Trivandrum, Cochin, Calicut, Kannur
Lok Sabha Constituency 20
Rajya Sabha Seat 9
Vidhan Sabha Constituency 141





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