Rajasthan at a glance

Rajasthan is a state in northern India known for its historic forts, palaces, and vibrant culture. It is the largest state in the country by area, and its capital and largest city is Jaipur. Rajasthan is known for its deserts, including the Thar Desert, and its rich history, with many Rajput-era forts and palaces still standing. The state is also known for its traditional textiles, handicrafts, and cuisine.

Here, Rajasthan at a glance provides important information and figures about Rajasthan. This is helpful for General Knowledge exams.

Rajasthan at a glance
Particulars Description
Capital Jaipur
Established 30th March 1949
Largest City Jaipur
Latitude 27.0238° N
Longitude 74.2179° E
Area Total 342,239 km2
Districts 53 
Sub Divisions 244
Blocks 248
No. of Municipal Corporations 5
Total Towns 185
Total Villages 41353
Total Population (Census 2011) 6,86,21,012
Male (Census 2011) 3,55,50,997
Female (Census 2011) 3,29,97,440
Density (Census 2011) 200 per sq km
Literacy Rate -Total (Census 2011) 66.10%
Literacy Rate -Male (Census 2011) 79.20%
Literacy Rate -Female (Census 2011) 52.10%
Highest peak Guru Shikhar (5,650 ft)
Official Language Hindi
State Mammal Camel and Chinkara
State Bird Godawan
State Flower Rohida
State Tree Khejri
State Dance Ghoomar
Airport Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Kota, Udaipur
Lok Sabha Constituency 25
Rajya Sabha Seat 10
Vidhan Sabha Constituency 200