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Country NameIndia (Bharat/India)
Country CodeIND
Capital CityNew Delhi
ContinentAsia
RegionSouthern and Central Asia
Independence Year1947
Population1013662000
Surface Area3287263.0
Life Expectancy62.5 years
GNP447114.0 (old 430572.0)
Government FormFederal Republic

Spoken Languages

Asami     (1.5%)
Bengali     (8.2%)
Gujarati     (4.8%)
Hindi [official]     (39.9%)
Kannada     (3.9%)
Malajalam     (3.6%)
Marathi     (7.4%)
Orija     (3.3%)
Punjabi     (2.8%)
Tamil     (6.3%)
Telugu     (7.8%)
Urdu     (5.1%)

Major Cities

Mumbai (Bombay), Maharashtra     (population 10500000)
Delhi, Delhi     (population 7206704)
Calcutta [Kolkata], West Bengali     (population 4399819)
Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu     (population 3841396)
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh     (population 2964638)
Ahmedabad, Gujarat     (population 2876710)
Bangalore, Karnataka     (population 2660088)
Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh     (population 1874409)
Nagpur, Maharashtra     (population 1624752)
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh     (population 1619115)
Pune, Maharashtra     (population 1566651)
Surat, Gujarat     (population 1498817)
Jaipur, Rajasthan     (population 1458483)
Indore, Madhya Pradesh     (population 1091674)
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh     (population 1062771)
Ludhiana, Punjab     (population 1042740)
Vadodara (Baroda), Gujarat     (population 1031346)
Kalyan, Maharashtra     (population 1014557)
Madurai, Tamil Nadu     (population 977856)
Haora (Howrah), West Bengali     (population 950435)
Varanasi (Benares), Uttar Pradesh     (population 929270)
Patna, Bihar     (population 917243)
Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir     (population 892506)
Agra, Uttar Pradesh     (population 891790)
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu     (population 816321)
Thane (Thana), Maharashtra     (population 803389)
Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh     (population 792858)
Meerut, Uttar Pradesh     (population 753778)
Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh     (population 752037)
Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh     (population 741927)
Amritsar, Punjab     (population 708835)
Faridabad, Haryana     (population 703592)
Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh     (population 701827)
Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh     (population 690765)
Jodhpur, Rajasthan     (population 666279)
Nashik (Nasik), Maharashtra     (population 656925)
Hubli-Dharwad, Karnataka     (population 648298)
Solapur (Sholapur), Maharashtra     (population 604215)
Ranchi, Jharkhand     (population 599306)
Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh     (population 587211)
Guwahati (Gauhati), Assam     (population 584342)
Shambajinagar (Aurangabad), Maharashtra     (population 573272)
Cochin (Kochi), Kerala     (population 564589)
Rajkot, Gujarat     (population 559407)
Kota, Rajasthan     (population 537371)
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum, Kerala     (population 524006)
Pimpri-Chinchwad, Maharashtra     (population 517083)
Jalandhar (Jullundur), Punjab     (population 509510)
Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh     (population 505566)
Chandigarh, Chandigarh     (population 504094)
Mysore, Karnataka     (population 480692)
Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh     (population 480520)
Guntur, Andhra Pradesh     (population 471051)
Jamshedpur, Jharkhand     (population 460577)
Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh     (population 454156)
Warangal, Andhra Pradesh     (population 447657)
Raipur, Chhatisgarh     (population 438639)
Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh     (population 429214)
Durgapur, West Bengali     (population 425836)
Amravati, Maharashtra     (population 421576)
Calicut (Kozhikode), Kerala     (population 419831)
Bikaner, Rajasthan     (population 416289)
Bhubaneswar, Orissa     (population 411542)
Kolhapur, Maharashtra     (population 406370)
Kataka (Cuttack), Orissa     (population 403418)
Ajmer, Rajasthan     (population 402700)
Bhavnagar, Gujarat     (population 402338)
Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu     (population 387223)
Bhilai, Chhatisgarh     (population 386159)
Bhiwandi, Maharashtra     (population 379070)
Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh     (population 374945)
Ulhasnagar, Maharashtra     (population 369077)
Salem, Tamil Nadu     (population 366712)
Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh     (population 362266)
Malegaon, Maharashtra     (population 342595)
Jamnagar, Gujarat     (population 341637)
Bokaro Steel City, Jharkhand     (population 333683)
Akola, Maharashtra     (population 328034)
Belgaum, Karnataka     (population 326399)
Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh     (population 324851)
Nellore, Andhra Pradesh     (population 316606)
Udaipur, Rajasthan     (population 308571)
New Bombay, Maharashtra     (population 307297)
Bhatpara, West Bengali     (population 304952)
Gulbarga, Karnataka     (population 304099)
New Delhi, Delhi     (population 301297)
Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh     (population 300850)
Gaya, Bihar     (population 291675)
Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh     (population 279980)
Dhule (Dhulia), Maharashtra     (population 278317)
Panihati, West Bengali     (population 275990)
Nanded (Nander), Maharashtra     (population 275083)
Mangalore, Karnataka     (population 273304)
Dehra Dun, Uttaranchal     (population 270159)
Kamarhati, West Bengali     (population 266889)
Davangere, Karnataka     (population 266082)
Asansol, West Bengali     (population 262188)
Bhagalpur, Bihar     (population 253225)
Bellary, Karnataka     (population 245391)
Barddhaman (Burdwan), West Bengali     (population 245079)
Rampur, Uttar Pradesh     (population 243742)
Jalgaon, Maharashtra     (population 242193)
Muzaffarpur, Bihar     (population 241107)
Nizamabad, Andhra Pradesh     (population 241034)
Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh     (population 240609)
Patiala, Punjab     (population 238368)
Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh     (population 237713)
Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh     (population 236800)
Tiruppur (Tirupper), Tamil Nadu     (population 235661)
Rohtak, Haryana     (population 233400)
South Dum Dum, West Bengali     (population 232811)
Mathura, Uttar Pradesh     (population 226691)
Chandrapur, Maharashtra     (population 226105)
Barahanagar (Baranagar), West Bengali     (population 224821)
Darbhanga, Bihar     (population 218391)
Siliguri (Shiliguri), West Bengali     (population 216950)
Raurkela, Orissa     (population 215489)
Ambattur, Tamil Nadu     (population 215424)
Panipat, Haryana     (population 215218)
Firozabad, Uttar Pradesh     (population 215128)
Ichalkaranji, Maharashtra     (population 214950)
Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir     (population 214737)
Ramagundam, Andhra Pradesh     (population 214384)
Eluru, Andhra Pradesh     (population 212866)
Brahmapur, Orissa     (population 210418)
Alwar, Rajasthan     (population 205086)
Pondicherry, Pondicherry     (population 203065)
Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu     (population 202013)
Bihar Sharif, Bihar     (population 201323)
Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu     (population 199854)
Imphal, Manipur     (population 198535)
Latur, Maharashtra     (population 197408)
Sagar, Madhya Pradesh     (population 195346)
Farrukhabad-cum-Fatehgarh, Uttar Pradesh     (population 194567)
Sangli, Maharashtra     (population 193197)
Parbhani, Maharashtra     (population 190255)
Nagar Coil, Tamil Nadu     (population 190084)
Bijapur, Karnataka     (population 186939)
Kukatpalle, Andhra Pradesh     (population 185378)
Bally, West Bengali     (population 184474)
Bhilwara, Rajasthan     (population 183965)
Ratlam, Madhya Pradesh     (population 183375)
Avadi, Tamil Nadu     (population 183215)
Dindigul, Tamil Nadu     (population 182477)
Ahmadnagar, Maharashtra     (population 181339)
Bilaspur, Chhatisgarh     (population 179833)
Shimoga, Karnataka     (population 179258)
Kharagpur, West Bengali     (population 177989)
Mira Bhayandar, Maharashtra     (population 175372)
Vellore, Tamil Nadu     (population 175061)
Jalna, Maharashtra     (population 174985)
Burnpur, West Bengali     (population 174933)
Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh     (population 174924)
Allappuzha (Alleppey), Kerala     (population 174666)
Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh     (population 174369)
Karnal, Haryana     (population 173751)
Burhanpur, Madhya Pradesh     (population 172710)
Hisar (Hissar), Haryana     (population 172677)
Tiruvottiyur, Tamil Nadu     (population 172562)
Mirzapur-cum-Vindhyachal, Uttar Pradesh     (population 169336)
Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh     (population 167461)
Nadiad, Gujarat     (population 167051)
Dewas, Madhya Pradesh     (population 164364)
Murwara (Katni), Madhya Pradesh     (population 163431)
Ganganagar, Rajasthan     (population 161482)
Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh     (population 160359)
Erode, Tamil Nadu     (population 159232)
Machilipatnam (Masulipatam), Andhra Pradesh     (population 159110)
Bhatinda (Bathinda), Punjab     (population 159042)
Raichur, Karnataka     (population 157551)
Agartala, Tripura     (population 157358)
Arrah (Ara), Bihar     (population 157082)
Satna, Madhya Pradesh     (population 156630)
Lalbahadur Nagar, Andhra Pradesh     (population 155500)
Aizawl, Mizoram     (population 155240)
Uluberia, West Bengali     (population 155172)
Katihar, Bihar     (population 154367)
Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu     (population 153086)
Hugli-Chinsurah, West Bengali     (population 151806)
Dhanbad, Jharkhand     (population 151789)
Raiganj, West Bengali     (population 151045)
Sambhal, Uttar Pradesh     (population 150869)
Durg, Chhatisgarh     (population 150645)
Munger (Monghyr), Bihar     (population 150112)
Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu     (population 150100)
North Dum Dum, West Bengali     (population 149965)
Karimnagar, Andhra Pradesh     (population 148583)
Bharatpur, Rajasthan     (population 148519)
Sikar, Rajasthan     (population 148272)
Hardwar (Haridwar), Uttaranchal     (population 147305)
Dabgram, West Bengali     (population 147217)
Morena, Madhya Pradesh     (population 147124)
Noida, Uttar Pradesh     (population 146514)
Hapur, Uttar Pradesh     (population 146262)
Bhusawal, Maharashtra     (population 145143)
Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh     (population 145133)
Yamuna Nagar, Haryana     (population 144346)
Sonipat (Sonepat), Haryana     (population 143922)
Tenali, Andhra Pradesh     (population 143726)
Raurkela Civil Township, Orissa     (population 140408)
Kollam (Quilon), Kerala     (population 139852)
Kumbakonam, Tamil Nadu     (population 139483)
Ingraj Bazar (English Bazar), West Bengali     (population 139204)
Timkur, Karnataka     (population 138903)
Amroha, Uttar Pradesh     (population 137061)
Serampore, West Bengali     (population 137028)
Chapra, Bihar     (population 136877)
Pali, Rajasthan     (population 136842)
Maunath Bhanjan, Uttar Pradesh     (population 136697)
Adoni, Andhra Pradesh     (population 136182)
Jaunpur, Uttar Pradesh     (population 136062)
Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu     (population 135825)
Bahraich, Uttar Pradesh     (population 135400)
Gadag Betigeri, Karnataka     (population 134051)
Proddatur, Andhra Pradesh     (population 133914)
Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh     (population 133462)
Barrackpur, West Bengali     (population 133265)
Bharuch (Broach), Gujarat     (population 133102)
Naihati, West Bengali     (population 132701)
Shillong, Meghalaya     (population 131719)
Sambalpur, Orissa     (population 131138)
Junagadh, Gujarat     (population 130484)
Rae Bareli, Uttar Pradesh     (population 129904)
Rewa, Madhya Pradesh     (population 128981)
Gurgaon, Haryana     (population 128608)
Khammam, Andhra Pradesh     (population 127992)
Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh     (population 127201)
Navsari, Gujarat     (population 126089)
Malkajgiri, Andhra Pradesh     (population 126066)
Midnapore (Medinipur), West Bengali     (population 125498)
Miraj, Maharashtra     (population 125407)
Raj Nandgaon, Chhatisgarh     (population 125371)
Alandur, Tamil Nadu     (population 125244)
Puri, Orissa     (population 125199)
Navadwip, West Bengali     (population 125037)
Sirsa, Haryana     (population 125000)
Korba, Chhatisgarh     (population 124501)
Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh     (population 124437)
Etawah, Uttar Pradesh     (population 124072)
Pathankot, Punjab     (population 123930)
Gandhinagar, Gujarat     (population 123359)
Palghat (Palakkad), Kerala     (population 123289)
Veraval, Gujarat     (population 123000)
Hoshiarpur, Punjab     (population 122705)
Ambala, Haryana     (population 122596)
Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh     (population 121842)
Bhiwani, Haryana     (population 121629)
Cuddapah, Andhra Pradesh     (population 121463)
Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh     (population 121314)
Krishnanagar, West Bengali     (population 121110)
Chandannagar, West Bengali     (population 120378)
Mandya, Karnataka     (population 120265)
Dibrugarh, Assam     (population 120127)
Nandyal, Andhra Pradesh     (population 119813)
Balurghat, West Bengali     (population 119796)
Neyveli, Tamil Nadu     (population 118080)
Fatehpur, Uttar Pradesh     (population 117675)
Mahbubnagar, Andhra Pradesh     (population 116833)
Budaun, Uttar Pradesh     (population 116695)
Porbandar, Gujarat     (population 116671)
Silchar, Assam     (population 115483)
Berhampore (Baharampur), West Bengali     (population 115144)
Purnea (Purnia), Jharkhand     (population 114912)
Bankura, West Bengali     (population 114876)
Rajapalaiyam, Tamil Nadu     (population 114202)
Titagarh, West Bengali     (population 114085)
Halisahar, West Bengali     (population 114028)
Hathras, Uttar Pradesh     (population 113285)
Bhir (Bid), Maharashtra     (population 112434)
Pallavaram, Tamil Nadu     (population 111866)
Anand, Gujarat     (population 110266)
Mango, Jharkhand     (population 110024)
Santipur, West Bengali     (population 109956)
Bhind, Madhya Pradesh     (population 109755)
Gondiya, Maharashtra     (population 109470)
Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu     (population 109196)
Yeotmal (Yavatmal), Maharashtra     (population 108578)
Kulti-Barakar, West Bengali     (population 108518)
Moga, Punjab     (population 108304)
Shivapuri, Madhya Pradesh     (population 108277)
Bidar, Karnataka     (population 108016)
Guntakal, Andhra Pradesh     (population 107592)
Unnao, Uttar Pradesh     (population 107425)
Barasat, West Bengali     (population 107365)
Tambaram, Tamil Nadu     (population 107187)
Abohar, Punjab     (population 107163)
Pilibhit, Uttar Pradesh     (population 106605)
Valparai, Tamil Nadu     (population 106523)
Gonda, Uttar Pradesh     (population 106078)
Surendranagar, Gujarat     (population 105973)
Qutubullapur, Andhra Pradesh     (population 105380)
Beawar, Rajasthan     (population 105363)
Hindupur, Andhra Pradesh     (population 104651)
Gandhidham, Gujarat     (population 104585)
Haldwani-cum-Kathgodam, Uttaranchal     (population 104195)
Tellicherry (Thalassery), Kerala     (population 103579)
Wardha, Maharashtra     (population 102985)
Rishra, West Bengali     (population 102649)
Bhuj, Gujarat     (population 102176)
Modinagar, Uttar Pradesh     (population 101660)
Gudivada, Andhra Pradesh     (population 101656)
Basirhat, West Bengali     (population 101409)
Uttarpara-Kotrung, West Bengali     (population 100867)
Ongole, Andhra Pradesh     (population 100836)
North Barrackpur, West Bengali     (population 100513)
Guna, Madhya Pradesh     (population 100490)
Haldia, West Bengali     (population 100347)
Habra, West Bengali     (population 100223)
Kanchrapara, West Bengali     (population 100194)
Tonk, Rajasthan     (population 100079)
Champdani, West Bengali     (population 98818)
Orai, Uttar Pradesh     (population 98640)
Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu     (population 98619)
Sasaram, Bihar     (population 98220)
Hazaribag, Jharkhand     (population 97712)
Palayankottai, Tamil Nadu     (population 97662)
Banda, Uttar Pradesh     (population 97227)
Godhra, Gujarat     (population 96813)
Hospet, Karnataka     (population 96322)
Ashoknagar-Kalyangarh, West Bengali     (population 96315)
Achalpur, Maharashtra     (population 96216)
Patan, Gujarat     (population 96109)
Mandasor, Madhya Pradesh     (population 95758)
Damoh, Madhya Pradesh     (population 95661)
Satara, Maharashtra     (population 95133)
Meerut Cantonment, Uttar Pradesh     (population 94876)
Dehri, Bihar     (population 94526)
Delhi Cantonment, Delhi     (population 94326)
Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh     (population 93731)
Bansberia, West Bengali     (population 93447)
Nagaon, Assam     (population 93350)
Kanpur Cantonment, Uttar Pradesh     (population 93109)
Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh     (population 92917)
Bettiah, Bihar     (population 92583)
Purulia, Jharkhand     (population 92574)
Hassan, Karnataka     (population 90803)
Ambala Sadar, Haryana     (population 90712)
Baidyabati, West Bengali     (population 90601)
Morvi, Gujarat     (population 90357)
Raigarh, Chhatisgarh     (population 89166)
Vejalpur, Gujarat     (population 89053)

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