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important facts of Uttar Pradesh

Important Facts

Date of Formation

January 1950

Area

243,286 sq km

Density

829/Km2

Total Population (2011)

199,812,341

Males Population (2011)

104,480,510

Females Population (2011)

95,331,831

No. of District

75

Capital

Lucknow

Religions

Hinduism, Islam, Christianity, Buddhism, Jainism.

Rivers

Ganges, Yamuna, Sarayu, Gomti, Ramganga

Forests & National Park

Dudhwa NP, Kishanpur WS, Katarniaghat WS, Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary etc.

Languages

Hindi, Urdu, English, Awadhi, Bhojpuri, Bundeli, Braj etc.

Neighbours State

Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Bihar.

State Animal

Swamp Deer (Barasingha)

State Bird

Sarus crane

State Tree

Sal

State Flower

Palash

State Dance

Kathak

State Sport

Field hockey

Net State Domestic Product (2011)

26355

Literacy Rate (2011)

77.08%

Females per 1000 males

908

Assembly constituency

403

Parliamentary constituency

80