India


Currency

The official currency of India is Rupee (code: INR).

Capital

New Delhi

Location

India is located in Asia.


India Location

Population

Estimated population (2013): 1,279,416,000

Estimated population (2000): 1,053,898,000

Estimated population (1950): 716,493,000

Flag


India Flag

Economy

India has world's 7th largest economy. India is classified as a newly industrialised country, one of the G-20 major economies, and a member of BRICS. India is believed to have the potential to become the world's 3rd largest economy by the next decade.
India has a strong service sector dominated by IT sector. India has developed a strong software service sector with the help of its large educated English speaking population. The IT sector in India is the largest private sector employer in India.


The most popular places in India among international travellers

Ajanta Caves

Ajanta Caves
Harmandir Sahib

Harmandir Sahib
Kanha National Park

Kanha National Park
Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal
Virupaksha Temple

Virupaksha Temple