Saturday, 24 September 2016

States, Population, Area and Languages of India.

The country of India, which is officially known as the Republic of India, has got 28 states.

Apart from that, the India is comprised of 7 Union Territories as well.

Population of the states along with area and languages of the nations/states is as follows:

1. Uttar Pradesh - Lucknow

199, 581, 477
243, 286 sq. km
Hindi and Urdu

2. Maharashtra - Mumbai

112, 372, 972
307, 713 sq. km
Marathi

3. Bihar - Patna

103, 804, 637
99, 200 sq. km
Hindi, Bhojpuri, Magadhi and Maithili

4. West Bengal - Kolkata

91, 347, 736
88, 752 sq. km
Bengali, Nepali, Santali and Urdu

5. Andhra Pradesh - Hyderabad

84, 665, 533
2,75,069 sq. km
Telugu and Urdu

6. Madhya Pradesh - Bhopal

72, 597, 565
308, 252 sq. km
Hindi

7. Tamil Nadu - Chennai

72, 138, 958
130, 058 sq. km
Tamil

8. Rajasthan - Jaipur

68, 621, 012
342, 269 sq. km
Rajasthani

9. Karnataka - Bengaluru

61, 130, 704
191, 791 sq. km
Kannada

10. Gujarat - Gandhinagar

60, 383, 628
196, 024 sq. km
Gujarati

11. Orissa - Bhubaneshwar

41, 947, 358
155, 820 sq. km
Oriya

12. Kerala - Thiruvananthapuram

33, 387, 677
38, 863 sq. km
Malayalam

13. Jharkhand - Ranchi

32, 966, 238
74, 677 sq. km
Hindi

14. Assam - Dispur

31, 169, 272
78, 550 sq. km
Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Deori and Rabha dialect

15. Punjab - Chandigarh

27, 704, 236
50, 362 sq. km
Punjabi

16. Chhattisgarh - Raipur

25, 540, 196
135, 194 sq. km
Chattisgarhi and Hindi 

17. Haryana - Chandigarh

25, 353, 081
44, 212 sq. km
Punjabi and Haryanvi or Western Hindi

18. Jammu and Kashmir - Srinagar in summer & Jammu in winter

12, 548, 926
222, 236 sq. km
Kashmiri and Punjabi (Dogri dialect)

19. Uttarakhand - Dehradun

10, 116, 752
53, 566 sq. km
Western Hindi

20. Himachal Pradesh - Shimla

6, 856, 509
55, 673 sq. km
Punjabi (Pahari dialect)

21. Tripura - Agartala

3, 671, 032
10, 491.69 sq. km
Bengali

22. Meghalaya - Shillong

2, 964, 007
22, 720 sq. km
Khasi and Pnar 

23. Manipur - Imphal

2, 721, 756
22, 347 sq. km
Manipuri

24. Nagaland - Kohima

1, 980, 602
16, 579 sq. km
Angami, Ao, Chang, Chakhesang, Sema and Konyak

25. Goa - Panaji

1, 457, 723
3, 702 sq. km
Konkani and Marathi

26. Arunachal Pradesh - Itanagar

1, 097, 968
83, 743 sq. km
Adi, Aka, Apatani, Digaru – Mismi, Hill Miri, Idu – Mishmi, Khamti, Miji, Miju – Mishmi, Monpa, Nocte, Nyishi, Sherdukpen, Tagin, Tangsa and Wancho

27. Mizoram - Aizawl

1, 091, 014
21, 081 sq. km
Mizo

28. Sikkim - Gangtok

607, 688

7, 096 sq. km
Nepali