Name India (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes IN / IND
Continent Asia
Continent code AS
Capital -
Area 2973190
DD coordinates 21.128996 / 82.779220
DMS coordinates 21°07'44.38" N / 82°46'45.19" E
UTM coordinates 44Q 684775.02313724 2337458.4348556
Total cities 254309
Flag of India

India on map

India is a part of the Asia continent. It's geographical location is subject to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standardization, which, for India, is IN.

It's territory covers an area of 2973190 square kilometers. On nationwide level, Indian is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Indian. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather left-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 4699024 km of roadways. Railway surfaces by length cover a total area of 68525 km. India merchant ships, tankers, and other types of maritime transport have access to 14500 km of waterways.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 91 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use INR as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services.

More about India

Official languages Indian
Nationalities Indian
Road traffic Left
Domain zone .in
Phone codes 91
Currencies INR
Life expectancy males Ø 68,2 years
Life expectancy females Ø 70,7 years
Birthrate 17,9 ‰
Deathrate 7,2 ‰
Males/Females 52,0%/48,0%


GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 546,03 bn $
Importations 619,48 bn $
Tourism receipts 31,66 bn $
Unemployment rate 7,1%
Inflation rate 7,66%
Corruption index 40 (bad)
Energy consumption 1137,0 bn kWh

Land use

7% Urban areas 222688 km²
60% Agricultural areas 1987148 km²
24% Forest 781381 km²
0% Water areas 314069 km²
9% Others 296041 km²


Roadways 4699024 km
Railways 68525 km
Waterways 14500 km
Commercial harbors 1731
Airports 285

India cities by first letter

Filter by starting letters of the city (cities - 254309):

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
PER Flag of Peru Peru South America Lima 17291 km
ECU Flag of Ecuador Ecuador South America Quito 17032 km
CHL Flag of Chile Chile South America Santiago 16951 km
PCN Flag of Pitcairn Islands Pitcairn Islands Oceania - 16812 km
BOL Flag of Bolivia Bolivia South America Sucre 16435 km
CRI Flag of Costa Rica Costa Rica North America San Jose 16313 km
ARG Flag of Argentina Argentina South America Buenos Aires 16275 km
PAN Flag of Panama Panama North America Panama City 16234 km
COL Flag of Colombia Colombia South America Bogota 16156 km
PRY Flag of Paraguay Paraguay South America Asuncion 16029 km
ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
NPL Flag of Nepal Nepal Asia Kathmandu 820 km
BGD Flag of Bangladesh Bangladesh Asia Dhaka 828 km
BTN Flag of Bhutan Bhutan Asia - 1052 km
MMR Flag of Myanmar [Burma] Myanmar [Burma] Asia Naypyidaw 1468 km
LKA Flag of Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Asia Colombo 1490 km
PAK Flag of Pakistan Pakistan Asia Islamabad 1691 km
AFG Flag of Afghanistan Afghanistan Asia Kabul 2054 km
THA Flag of Thailand Thailand Asia Bangkok 2180 km
LAO Flag of Laos Laos Asia Vientiane 2232 km
TJK Flag of Tajikistan Tajikistan Asia Dushanbe 2258 km

There are many ways to find how far is India (IN) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there are 2 common methods - the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula.

From India to Haversine
North pole 7658 km 4759 mil
Equator 9259 km 5753 mil
South pole 12357 km 7678 mil

Distance calculator

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41339 Airports

People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between India and Peru is 17291 kilometers or 10744 miles.
The most smallest distances between India and Nepal is 820 kilometers or 509 miles.
We found information about 254309 cities.
The area of India (IN) is 2973190 square kilometers.
Yes, India is part of the continent of Asia.
Official name of IN is The Republic of India.
India has approximately 285 airports.