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  • Area: 3,287,263 sq. km (1,269,219 sq. mi.)
  • Population: 1,266,883,598 (2016 est.)
  • Population growth rate: 1.19% (2016 est.)
  • Life expectancy: 68.5 years (2016)
  • Languages: Hindi 41% (official), Bengali 8.1%, Telugu 7.2%, Marathi 7%, Tamil 5.9%, Urdu 5%, Gujarati 4.5%, Kannada 3.7%, English (official)
  • Religions: Hindu 79.8%, Muslim 14.2%, Christian 2.3%, Sikh 1.7%, other and unspecified 2%
  • Formal name: Republic of India
  • Alternate names: Bhārat, Bhārat Gaṇarājya, Republic of India
  • Government type: federal parliamentary republic
  • Leaders: chief of state: President Pranab MUKHERJEE; head of government: Prime Minister Narendra MODI
  • Capital: New Delhi
  • Administrative divisions: 29 states and 7 union territories
  • GDP per capita (PPP): $6,200 (2015 est.)
  • Exports: petroleum products, precious stones, vehicles, machinery, iron and steel, chemicals, pharmaceutical products, cereals, apparel
  • Imports: crude oil, precious stones, machinery, chemicals, fertilizer, plastics, iron and steel
  • Currency: Indian rupee (INR)
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