Incredible India

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INCREDIBLE INDIA [pic]

TABLE OF CONTENTS

❖ Introduction ❖ Facts and figures ❖ Population of India ❖ History of India ❖ Culture and people ❖ Geography ❖ Environment of India ❖ Name of many cities of India ❖ Language ❖ National symbol of India ❖ Festivals of India ❖ Holidays of India ❖ Religion demography ❖ Tourist place of India ❖ Famous people of India ❖ Hindi movies ❖ Music ❖ Food of India ❖ Conclusion
Introduction

The Republic of India is a large South Asian country rich in ethnic diversity, with over one billion people speaking hundreds of languages. Politically it is the world's largest liberal democracy. India is also the second most populated country
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Major languages: Hindi, English and 17 other official languages. Most Indians can speak more than one language.
Major religions: Hinduism, Islam, Christianity, Sikhism, Buddhism, Jainism
Life expectancy: 62 years (men), 65 years (women) (UN)
Monetary unit: 1 Indian Rupee = 100 paise
Main exports: Agricultural products, textile goods, gems and jewellery, software services and technology, engineering goods, chemicals, leather products.
GNI per capita: US $540 (World Bank, 2005)
International dialing code: +91
Literacy extends to 76 percent of males and 54 percent of females: 65 percent of the total population.
Population growth rate: 1.548% (2009 est.)
Birth rate: 21.76 births/1,000 population (2009 est.)
Death rate: 6.4 deaths/1,000 population (2009 est.)
Map showing the literacy rate of each district in India
Literacy rate: 79.9%
Percent of the population under the poverty line: 22% (2006 est.)
Unemployment Rate: 7.8%

Population of India

Current Population of India in 2010 is around 1,150,000,000 (1.15 billion) people. Currently, India is second largest country in the world after China in terms of population. By 2030, the population of India will be largest in the world estimated to be around 1.53 billion. There has been rapid increase in Indian population in the last 60 years. Population of India at the time of Independence was only 350 million. So Indian Population has increased more than three times.

History of