India – Fact Sheet

Official name: Republic of India, Hindi Bharat, Bharatavarsha

Capital: New Delhi

Size: 3,166,414 km²

Population: 913.6 million

Borders: Pakistan (northwest), China (north), Nepal, Bhutan (north), Myanmar (or Burma), Bangladesh (northeast), Bay of Bengal (east), Arabian Sea (west)

Currency: Rupee

Official languages: English, Hindi

Nationality / People: A person of Indian nationality is an Indian.

Local time: New Delhi: 17:24 IST (Wednesday, 4th May 2011)

Other interesting facts:

With more than one-sixth of the world’s total population India is the second most populous country in the world (after China). In area it’s the seventh largest country.


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