Maharashtra at a glance

Maharashtra's Comparison With India

Total Population (2011)
Geographical Area (2011)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Population(2011) Total population In Thousand 112374 1210855 9.3
Population(2011) Males In Thousands 58243 623270 9.3
Population(2011) Females In Thousands 54131 587585 9.2
Population(2011) Rural population In Thousands 61556 833749 7.4
Population(2011) Percentage of rural population to total population Per cent 54.8 68.9 N.A
Population(2011) Urban population In Thousand 50818 377106 13.5
Population(2011) Percentage of urban population to total population Per cent 45.2 31.1 N.A
Population(2011) Sex Ratio Females per 929 943 N.A
Population(2011) Percentage growth of population (2001-2011) Per cent 16 17.7 N.A
Population(2011) Literacy rate Per cent 82.3 73 N.A
Population(2011) Population of scheduled castes and scheduled tribes (2001) In Thousand 23786 305924 7.8
Population(2011) Total workers (2001) In Thousand 49428 481889 10.3
Population(2011) Geographical area (2011) Lakh Sq. Km. 3.08 32.9 9.4
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Area under principal crops(average for years 2014-15 To 2016-17)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Agriculture (2014-15) Net area sown In Thousand hectares 17345 140130 12.4
Agriculture (2014-15) Gross cropped area In Thousand hectares 23474 198360 11.8
Agriculture (2014-15) Gross irrigated area In Thousand hectares N.A. 96457 N.A
Agriculture (2014-15) Percentage of gross irrigated area to gross cropped area Percent N.A. 48.6 N.A
Area under principal crops (average for years 2014-15 To 2016-17) Rice In Thousand hectares 1530 43868 3.5
Area under principal crops (average for years 2014-15 To 2016-17) Wheat In Thousand hectares 1083 30890 3.5
Area under principal crops (average for years 2014-15 To 2016-17) Jowar In Thousand hectares 3186 5954 53.5
Area under principal crops (average for years 2014-15 To 2016-17) Bajra In Thousand hectares 834 7302 11.4
Area under principal crops (average for years 2014-15 To 2016-17) All cereals In Thousand hectares 7909 99613 7.9
Area under principal crops (average for years 2014-15 To 2016-17) All foodgrains (cereals and pulses) In Thousand hectares 11680 125583 9.3
Area under principal crops (average for years 2014-15 To 2016-17) Sugarcane Area In Thousand hectares N.A. 4810 N.A.
Area under principal crops (average for years 2014-15 To 2016-17) Harvested Area In Thousand hectares 883 N.A. N.A
Area under principal crops (average for years 2014-15 To 2016-17) Cotton In Thousand hectares 4066 11979 33.9
Area under principal crops (average for years 2014-15 To 2016-17) Groundnut In Thousand hectares 330 4901 6.7
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Total livestock (2012)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Livestock census(2012) Total livestock(2012) In Thousand 32489 512057 6.3
Livestock census(2012) Wheel Tractors(2003) In Thousand 106 2361 4.5
Livestock census(2012) Diesel Engines & Electric pumps for irrigation(2003) In Thousand 1174 15684 7.5
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Total Forest Area (2017)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Forests(2017) Total forest area (2017) Sq.km. 61724 767419 8
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Investment - Projects Approved
FDI - Projects Approved
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Industrial Investment(2014-15) Projects approved Number 20323 113093 18
Industrial Investment(2014-15) Proposed investment Crore 1286696 12343275 10.4
Industrial Investment(2014-15) Employment In Thousand 1 1 100
Foreign Direct Investment(2013-14) Projects approved Number 4246 20643 20.6
Foreign Direct Investment(2013-14) Proposed investment crore 97799 425811 23
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Total Generation(2017-18)
Total Consumption(2017-18)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Electricity (2017-18) Total generation Million kwh. 154214 1303454 11.8
Electricity (2017-18) Total consumption Million kwh. 118566 973131 12.2
Electricity (2017-18) Industrial consumption Million kwh. 39246 318317 12.3
Electricity (2017-18) Percentage of industrial consumption to total consumption Per cent 33.1 32.7 N.A
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Banking Offices(March,2018)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Banking (Scheduled commercial)(March,2018) Banking offices Number 12317 140133 8.8
Banking (Scheduled commercial)(March,2018) Rural Banking Offices (March,2018) Number 3098 49384 6.3
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Income At Current Prices (2017-18)
GSDP At Factor Cost(2017-18)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
State / National Income (2017-18) Income at current prices Rs Crore 2139378 15128474 14.1
State / National Income (2017-18) Per capita income at current prices Rs 176102 114958 N.A
State / National Income (2017-18) Gross Domestic Product(GSDP) / (GDP) at factor cost Rs Crore 2411600 17095005 14.1
State / National Income (2017-18) Per capita GSDP/ GDP Rs 198510 128497 N.A
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