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Location : Kerala, India
Area : 38,863 sq.km
Population : 318.38 lakhs(2001Census)
Capital : Trivandrum
Language : Malayalam
Literacy  : 100% (app)
Climate : Tropical
Clothing  : Light cottons
Time : GMT +5.30
Currency : Indian Rupee
No.of Districts : 14
Taluks : 63
Revenue Villages : 1452
City Corperations : 5
Grama Panchayat : 991
Block Panchayat : 152
District Panchayat :14
Sex Ratio :1058 women for 1000 men
Infant Mortality Rate :14
Birth Rate :18
Death Rate :6.4
Literacy Rate :90.92 percent
Total No.of Schools :12318
Higher Education Universities :7
Arts & Science colleges :186



India's most idyllic state-better known as God's Own Country- is today one of the most sought after tourist destinations in Asia.  Secluded beaches, palm, fringed backwaters mist clad hill stations ,lush tropical forests
, water falls, exotic wildlife , monuments ,art forms and festivals give it a distinctive charm.  Apart from being a tourist destination, Kerala is also India's most advanced society.  100% literate, the State has India's highest density of science and technology personal.  India's highest Physical Quality of Life Index (PQLI ).  India's highest life expectancy and lowest infant mortality rates.  And is India's cleanest, most peaceful State.

Geography

Kerala  is located on the southwestern tip of India with the Arabian Sea  on the west and Western Ghats towering 500-2700m on the east. The  State is divided into three regions - the coastal lowlands, the fertile midlands and the highlands. The lowlands of Kerala are networked by endless backwaters and the deltas of forty-four rivers. The midlands are rich with cashew, coconut, arecanut, tapioca, banana, rice, ginger, pepper, sugarcane and vegetable plantations. The forested high lands abound in tea, coffee, rubber and spice plantations and wildlife reserves.



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