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Uttar Pradesh
उत्तर प्रदेश (in Hindi)
اتر پردیش (in Urdu)

Offeecial seal o Uttar Pradesh
Location o Uttar Pradesh in Indie
Location o Uttar Pradesh in Indie
Cairt o Uttar Pradesh
Cairt o Uttar Pradesh
Coordinates (Lucknow): 26°51′N 80°55′E / 26.85°N 80.91°E / 26.85; 80.91
Kintra  Indie
Region Awadh, Baghelkhand, Braj, Bundelkhand, Purvanchal, RohilKhand, Indo-Gangetic Plain

Modren: 1805 (as Cedit an Conquered Provinces)

Caipital Lucknow
Lairgest ceety Kanpur
Destricts 75 total
 • Bouk Govrenment o Indie, Govrenment o Uttar Pradesh
 • Govrenor Banwari Lal Joshi
 • Chief Meenister Kumari Mayawati (BSP)
 • Legislature Bicameral (404 + 108 seats)
 • Parliamentary constituency 80
 • Heich Coort Allahabad Heich Coort
 • Total 243,286 km2 (93,933 sq mi)
Aurie rank 5t
Population (2011)[1][2]
 • Tot 200,000,000
 • Rank 1st
 • Density 820/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Uttarpradeshi, UPite, UPian, North Indie, Uttar Bhartiya
Time zone IST (UTC+05:30)
Vehicle registration UP XX XXXX
HDI Increase 0.490 (medium)
HDI rank 32th (2005)
Literacy 69.72% (29t)
79.24% (male)
59.26% (female)
Offeecial leid Hindi, Urdu
Wabsteid upgov.nic.in

Uttar Pradesh abbreviation U.P. (Hindi: उत्तर प्रदेश, Urdu: اتر پردیش‎, pronounced [ˈʊt̪t̪ər prəˈd̪eːʃ] ( listen), "Northren Province"), (umwhile Unitit Provinces; Hindi: यूनाईटेड प्रोविन्सेस, Urdu: یونائیٹڈ پروونس‎) is a state locatit in the northren pairt o Indie. Wi a population o ower 200 million fowk,[2] it is Indie's maist populous state, as well as the warld's maist populous sub-naitional entity. Gin it wis a naition in its awn richt, Uttar Pradesh wad be the warld's fift muckle maist kintra aheid o Brazil, a kintra thirty-five times lairger in territorial aurie than Uttar Pradesh.[3][4]

Admeenistrative diveesions an destricts (as in 2010)[eedit | eedit soorce]

The state o Uttar Pradesh consists o seiventy five destricts, whilk are groupit intae aichteen diveesions:- Agra diveesion, Aligarh diveesion, Allahabad diveesion, Azamgarh diveesion, Bareilly diveesion, Basti diveesion, Chitrakoot diveesion, Devipatan diveesion, Faizabad diveesion, Gorakhpur diveesion, Jhansi diveesion, Kanpur diveesion, Lucknow diveesion, Meerut diveesion, Mirzapur diveesion, Moradabad diveesion, Saharanpur diveesion an Varanasi diveesion.

Municipal corporations

Follaein are Municipal Corporations (Nagar Nigam) in UP:

  1. Agra
  2. Aligarh
  3. Allahabad
  4. Bareilly
  5. Ghaziabad
  6. Gorakhpur
  7. Jhansi
  8. Kanpur
  9. Lucknow
  10. Meerut
  11. Moradabad
  12. Saharanpur
  13. Varanasi
Special status
  1. Noida
Lairgest urban aurie - 2011 census
  1. Kanpur (4,901,474)
  2. Lucknow (4,320,067)

Figures based on the census 2011 ([1])

Ceeties unner JNNURM
  1. Kanpur
  2. Lucknow
  3. Allahabad
  4. Varanasi
  5. Agra
  6. Meerut
  7. Mathura

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "census of India". Census of India 2001. Government of India. 27 May 2002. Retrieved 14 April 2007. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Population estimate". geoHive.com. 1 July 2008. Retrieved 15 August 2008. 
  3. "Census 2011, India: provisional totals". Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 
  4. "CENSUS 2011: PROVISIONAL POPULATION TOTALS, a Government of India publication" (PDF). The Hindu: a national newspaper in India. 

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