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Demonym: Indian
Motto: "Satyameva Jayate" (Truth Alone Triumphs)
Population: 1,147,995,904 (2008)
Government: parliamentary republic
Capital City: New Delhi
Capital Coordinates: 28°34′N 77°12′E
Currency: Indian Rupee
Currency Code: INR
Currencies Issued: anna naye paise paisa paise pie
GDP: $1.8 trillion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $1,388 (2011)
Foreign Debt: $289.7 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: IN
Internet Country Code: .in
Calling Code: 91
Electrical Generation Capacity: 189300000 kW
Independence: 1947 from United Kingdom
Area: 3,287,263 square km (2,973,193 km land) (314,070 km water)
Coastline: 7,000 km
Lowest Point: Indian Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Kanchenjunga (8,598 m)
Life Expectancy: 67.14 years
Fertility Rate: 2.58 (2012)
Infant Mortality Rate: 46.07 per 1000 (2012)
AIDS Prevalence: 0.30% (2007)
Human Development Index: 0.547 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 3.1 (2011)
Literacy: 61.00 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 5

Number of coins in catalogue: 15

Number of stamps in catalogue: 37

Location of India in Asia

Regional Map for India

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