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 2016-17 To 2018-19)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Agriculture (2016-17) Net area sown In Thousand hectares 16910 139415 12.1
Agriculture (2016-17) Gross cropped area In Thousand hectares 23224 200203 11.6
Agriculture (2016-17) Gross irrigated area In Thousand hectares N.A. 98148 N.A
Agriculture (2016-17) Percentage of gross irrigated area to gross cropped area Percent N.A. 49 N.A
Area under principal crops (average for years 2016-17 To 2018-19) Rice In Thousand hectares 1484 43975 3.4
Area under principal crops (average for years 2016-17 To 2018-19) Wheat In Thousand hectares 1044 29918 3.5
Area under principal crops (average for years 2016-17 To 2018-19) Jowar In Thousand hectares 2305 4914 46.9
Area under principal crops (average for years 2016-17 To 2018-19) Bajra In Thousand hectares 745 7348 10.1
Area under principal crops (average for years 2016-17 To 2018-19) All cereals In Thousand hectares 6785 97706 6.9
Area under principal crops (average for years 2016-17 To 2018-19) All foodgrains (cereals and pulses) In Thousand hectares 10975 127177 8.6
Area under principal crops (average for years 2016-17 To 2018-19) Sugarcane Area In Thousand hectares N.A. 4745 N.A.
Area under principal crops (average for years 2016-17 To 2018-19) Harvested Area (Sugar Cane) In Thousand hectares 899 N.A. N.A
Area under principal crops (average for years 2016-17 To 2018-19) Cotton In Thousand hectares 4123 12009 34.3
Area under principal crops (average for years 2016-17 To 2018-19) Groundnut In Thousand hectares 297 4986 6
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Total livestock (2019)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Livestock census(2019) Total livestock In Thousand 33080 536761 6.2
Livestock census(2019) Wheel Tractors In Thousand 106 2361 4.5
Livestock census(2019) Diesel Engines & Electric pumps for irrigation In Thousand 1174 15684 7.5
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Total Forest Area (2019)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Forests(2019) Total forest area Sq.km. 61579* 767419 8
* -Provisional
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Investment - Projects Approved
FDI - Projects Approved
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Industrial Investment $$ Projects approved Number 20909 116257 18
Industrial Investment $$ Proposed investment Rs Crore 1429142 13343438 10.7
Foreign Direct Investment(2013-14) Proposed investment Rs Crore 690323 2302820 30
$$-August,1991 to February,2019
#- April,2000 to December,2018
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Total Generation (2019-20)
Total Consumption (2019-20)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Electricity (2019-20) Total generation Million kwh. 123314 1383398 8.9
Electricity (2019-20) Total consumption # Million kwh. 125464 1050996 11.9
Electricity (2019-20) Industrial consumption Million kwh. 46507 342702 13.6
Electricity (2019-20) Percentage of industrial consumption to total consumption Per cent 37.1 32.6 N.A
#- Electrical energy sales to ultimate consumers through distribution lecenses
kWh - Kilo-watt-hour
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Banking Offices (March,2020)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
Banking (Scheduled commercial)(March,2020) Banking offices Number 13114 148904 8.8
Banking (Scheduled commercial)(March,2020) Rural Banking Offices Number 3186 52098 6.1
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Income At Current Prices (2019-20)
GSDP At Factor Cost (2019-20)
Item Subitem Unit Maharashtra India Comparison With India
(Percentage)
State / National Income (2019-20) Nominal Income Rs Crore 2482536+ 17994301+ 13.8
State / National Income (2019-20) Per capita income at current prices Rs 202130+ 134186+ N.A
State / National Income (2019-20) Nominal Gross State Domesti Product(GSDP)/Nominal Gross Deomstic Product(GDP) Rs Crore 2818555+ 20351013+ 13.8
^ - GSDP/GDP are at matket prices
+ - First Revised estimates
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