India – States, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh

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India - States

Jharkhand

  • Area: 79,714 sq. km.
  • Capital: Ranchi
  • No. of Districts: 18
  • Population: 26,909, 428 (2001)
  • Growth rate: 23.19 % (1991 - 2001)
  • Density per sq. km. : 338
  • Sex ratio: 941 (per 1000 males)
  • Literacy rate: 54.13 %
  • Males: 67.94 %
  • Females: 39.38 %
  • Principal Language: Hindi
  • Legislature: Bicameral
  • Location: Jharkhand is bounded by West Bengal in the East, Uttar Pradesh and Chhattisgarh in the West, Bihar in North and Orissa in South.

Karnataka

  • Area: 1,91, 791 sq. km.
  • Capital: Bangalore
  • No. of Districts: 27
  • Population: 52,733, 958 (2001)
  • Growth rate: 17.25 % (1991 - 2001)
  • Density per sq. km. : 275
  • Sex ratio: 964 (per 1000 males)
  • Literacy rate: 67.04 %
  • Males: 76.29 %
  • Females: 57.45 %
  • Principal Language: Kannada
  • Legislature: Bicameral
  • Location: Located in South India, Karnataka is bounded North by Maharashtra, East by Andhra Pradesh, South by Tamil Nadu and Kerala, West by the Arabian Sea

Kerala

  • Area: 38,863 sq. km.
  • Capital: Thiruvananthapuram
  • No. of Districts: 14
  • Population: 31,838, 619 (2001)
  • Growth rate: 9.42 % (1991 - 2001)
  • Density per sq. km. : 819
  • Sex ratio: 1,058 (per 1000 males)
  • Literacy rate: 90.92 %
  • Males: 94.20 %
  • Females: 87.86 %
  • Principal Language: Malayalam
  • Legialature: Unicameral.
  • Location: Located in South India, Kerala is bounded North by Karnataka, East and South-East by Tamil Nadu, South-West by the Indian Ocean & the Arabian Sea in the West.

Madhya Pradesh

  • Area: 308,313 sq. km.
  • Population: 60,385, 118 (2001)
  • Capital: Bhopal
  • Growth rate: 24.34 % (1991 - 2001)
  • No. of Districts: 45
  • Density per sq. km. : 196
  • Sex ratio: 920 (per 1000 males)
  • Literacy rate: 64.11 %
  • Males: 76.80 %
  • Females: 50.28 %
  • Principal Language: Hindi
  • Legislature: Unicameral.
  • Location: Madhya Pradesh is bounded by Chhattisgarh in the East, Rajasthan & Gujarat in the West, and Uttar Pradesh in the North & Maharashtra in the South.

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