1,92,000 Sq.Kms (Eighth Largest State in India
Tropical Evergreen, Tropical Semi-Evergreen Dry Deciduous(Malnad), Dry Deciduous (Plateau), Shrub
760 Kms. (North-South)
Electronics, Computer, Engineering, Aeronautics, Machine Tools, Watch-making, Electrical Engineering, Aluminum, Steel
420 Km (East-West)
Ragi, Jower, Rice, Sugarcane, Coconut, Groundnuts, Coffee, Cotton etc.,
Total 52.73 Million
Urban 32.98 % Rural 66.01 %
GDP growth rate 6.2 %
Industrial growth rate 7.7 %
Air ports 6 & Sea ports 3.
Gold( 90% of India's Production),
Iron Ore, Manganese, Magnasite etc.,
Premier Educational Institutes:
Indian Institute of Science, Indian Institute of Management, Raman Research Centre, NIMHANS, ISRO, NAL etc.,
Summer : March to May(18 to 40degree C)
Rainy Season : June to October
Winter : November to February(14 to 32 C)
S-W Monsoon : June to August
N-E Monsoon : Agumbe receives 500 to 4000 mm Rainfall
Major Cities / Towns:
Bangalore, Hubli, Dharwar, Belgaum, Bellary, Gulbarga, Mysore, Mandya, Mangalore etc.,
Krishna, Tunga Bhadra, Vedavathi, Hagari,
Malaprabha, Ghataprabha, Bhima etc.
Cauvery, Kabini, Hemavathi, Harangi, Shimsha
Hindus, Jains, Muslims, Christians etc.
Kannada, English, Hindi
Total Length of Roads 1,22,489 Kms.
N H 2,357 Kms