Key Facts

Key Facts


Latitude : 12.8437814
Longitude : 75.2479061
Area : 4,559 km²
Time Zone : 5:30 hours ahead with GMT
ISD Code : The series starts with +91
STD Code : The series starts with 0824
Population (As per census 2011 Provisional data) : 2,089,649
(a) Males : 1,034,714
(b) Females : 1,054,935

Total Literacy Rate


Overall : 88.57%
a)Male Literacy : 83.5%
b)Female Literacy : 76.05%

Other Info.


Capital : Bangalore
Language : Kannada, Tulu, Hindi, English, Konkani, Bari, Urdu, Malayalam, Byari
Cities Towns : 100
Development Blocks : 5
Crops : Paddy, coconut, nut, black pepper, cashews and cocoa, daal
Fruits : pepper, cherry, mango fruit, coconut, jackfruit, pears, papaya, star purple, sapota, gourd fruit, banana.
Rivers : Netravati, Shambhavi, Gurupura, Kumaradhara, Nandini.
Folk Dances : Yakshagana, Kola, Naga dance, Bhuta kola
International Airport : Bajpe

Emergency Numbers


Women Helpline : 1099
Police : 100
Ambulance : 108
Fire : 101