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Karnataka At A Glance

India Karnataka At A Glance

 

CountryIndia
Established 1956-11-01
Capital Bangalore
Largest city Bangalore
Districts 30

Government :

Governor

Chief Minister

Legislature

 

Shri Hansraj Bhardwaj

Shri Jagadish Shettar (BJP)

Bicameral (224 + 75 seats)

Area

Total

Area rank

 

191,791 km2 (74,051 sq mi)

8th

Population (2011)

• Total

• Rank

• Density

 

61,130,704

9th

320/km2 (830/sq mi)

Time zone IST (UTC+05:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-KA
Official language Kannada
Literacy 75.60% (16th in states, 23rd if Union Territories are counted)
HDI  0.600 (medium)
HDI rank 25th (2005)