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India Area and Boundaries

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Following are the India Area and Boundaries details :-

1.  India stretches 3,214 km from N to S & 2933 km from E to W.

2.  Area :- 32,87,263 sq. km. Accounts for 2.4 % of total world area and 16 % of the population .

3.  Mainland India has a coastline of 6,100 km. Including the Lakshadweep and Andaman and Nicobar, the coastline measures about 7516. km.

4. In India, total land mass is
        Plains : - 43.3 %
        Plateaus :- 27.7 %
        Hills :- 18.6 %
        Mountains:- 10.7 %

5. In the south, on the eastern side, the Gulf of Mannar & the Palk Strait separate India from Sri Lanka

6. Total land neighbours of India are 7 . These are
        Pakistan
        Afghanistan
        China
        Nepal
        Sri Lanka
        Bhutan
        Bangladesh and
        Myanmar

7.  Indias Islands include the Andaman & Nicobar Islands in Bay of Bangal & Lakshadweep, Minocy & Amindive Islands in the Arabian Sea
 

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