General Awarness About Haryana

By | March 20, 2018

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Haryana is one of the most economically developed regions in South Asia and its agricultural and manufacturing industry has experienced sustained growth since the 1970 s.It is also India’s largest manufacturer of passenger cars, two-wheelers and tractors. Since 2000, the state has emerged as the largest recipient of investment per capita in India.

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Date of Formation 1st November, 1966
Capital Of Haryana Chandigarh
Neighbouring States/Union Territories Uttar Pradesh in the East, Punjab in the West, Himachal Pradesh in the North and by Rajasthan in the West and South. Haryana Surrounds the country’s capital Delhi on three sides, forming the Northern,Western and Southern borders of Delhi.
Official Languages Punjabi, Hindi
Regional Language Haryanvi


Geographical Facts

Area 44212 ssequare kilometer
Area Rank 21st
Area under Forest 1559 sequare kilometer
Main River Yamuna
Other Rivers Ghaggar, Saraswati, Sahibi,Tangiri
Mountain Ranges Shivalik hills to the North-East and Aravalli range in the South


Demography (As per Census 2011)

Total Population of Haryana 25351462
Male Population in Haryana 13494734
Female Population in Haryana 11856728
Rural Population in Haryana 16509359
Urban Population in Haryana 8842103
Decadal Growth Rate haryana 19.90%
Population Density 573
Sex Ratio 879
Child Population 3380721
Male child Population 1843109
Female child Population 1537612
Overall Literacy Rate 75.55%
Male Literacy Rate 65.55%
Female Literacy Rate 65.94%
Child Sex Ratio In haryana 834
Scheduled Caste population 5113615


Position of Haryan in India

Area 21st
Population 17th
Decadal Growth Rate 16th
Child Population (0-6 years age) 16th
Child Sex Ratio 35th
Population Density 11th
Sex Ratio 30th
Literacy Rate 22nd
Scheduled Caste Population 12th
SC Population Percentage 5th
Urban Population Percentage 16th


Administration in Haryana

Districts 22
Administrative Divisions 4 (Ambala, Rohtak, Gurgaon, Hisar)
High Court  in the District Chandigarh
Sub-Divisions 62
Tehsils 83
Sub-Tehsils 47
Blocks 126
Towns 154
Villages (included inhabited) 6841
Zila Parishad 21
Panchayat Samiti 119
Gram Panchayats 6083
First Governor Dharma Vira
First Chief Minister Pandit Bhagwat Dayal Sharma
Legislature Unicameral – 90 seats
Lok Sabha Constituencies 10
Rajya Sabha Constituencies 5


Haryana State Symbol

State Tree Peepal
State Flower Lotus
State Animal Black Buck
State Bird Black Francolin (Kala Teetar in Hindi)


Economic Facts

Main Crops Wheat, Gram, Oil seeds, Rice, Maize, Cotton, Peanuts, Jowar, Bajra, etc.
Rice Bowl Karnal, Kaithal, Kurukshetra and Jind
Main Industries Cement (Surajpur),Maruti Car (Gurgaon), Cycles (Sonipat), Pottery (Rewari), Woollen (Hisar, Panipat), Engineering  (Faridabad),Plastic (Faridabad), Medicine (Gurgaon)
Hi-tech Technology Park Gurgaon
Petrochemical Hub Panipat
IT Parks Panchkula and IMT Manesar
Cyber City and Medicity Gurgaon
Main Minerals Iron ores (Mahendragarh, Bhiwani), Shora (Hisar, Sirsa),

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