Capital: New Delhi
Total Population (million): 1123.31899142
Annual growth rate: 1,606% (2007 est.)%
Density: 345 habitants/ square km.inhab./kmÂ²
Urban population: 28,7%%
Ethnic Origins: Indo-Aryan 72%, Dravidian 25%, Mongoloid and Others
Official Language: Hindi (spoken by more than 50% of the country’s
population) and English.
Other languages spoken: 17 regional languages are recognized by the
Constitution of India, which include Bengali, Gujarati, Oriya,
Punjabi, Telegu, Kannada, Malayalam and Marathi. Muslims largely
Business language: English
Religion: Hindu 80.5%, Muslim 13.4%, Christian 2.3%, Sikh 1.9%,
other 1.8%, unspecified 0.1%.
Area: 3287260 kmÂ²
Type of State: India is a federal Republic state based on
Type of economy: Low-income economy, Emerging Financial Market
Second greatest population and largest liberal democracy in the
world. Importance of agriculture and the IT sector in the economy.
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Internet suffix: .in
Access to electricity: n.c.