India Facts

India Facts
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Capital
New Delhi

Population
1,029,991,145 (July 2001)

Area
3,287,590 sq km – slightly more than one-third the size of the US

Government
Federal republic

Money
Indian rupee (INR)

Climate
Varies from tropical monsoon in south to temperate in north

Languages
English enjoys associate status but is the most important language for national, political, and commercial communication. Hindi is the national language and primary tongue of 30% of the people.

External resources

 Fast Facts Resources
Wikipedia
Incredible India
CIA World Factbook:  India