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UWW Pilot Project
Uttarakhand charity - Sponsor a child

Help the needy, orphan and bright students. Sponsor a child and sponsor their education. A Project in Rural Uttarakhand to promote Education in villages and spread awareness. Donate/contribute generously.

Uttarakhand Capital
uttaranchal capital

Capital of Uttarakhand - The struggle continues...

Uttarakhand Woman
Woman from uttaranchal

Special feature on and for Uttarakhand woman. Just explore, find out, learn and share various things, through online polls, discussions, articles, recipes, matrimonial, movements, special columns and lots more....

Uttara Travel Feature!
Uttaranchal travel malari

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the Malari Diary by
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Himalayan Travel Feature!
Uttarakhand Himalayas travel feature

Uttarakhand Travel! Description by Indo-Norwegian couple. Exciting Himalayan adventures in Diary. Bringing you
the Himalayan Diary by
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Uttarakhand at a Glance

Date of creation of Uttarakhand : 9-11-2000
Uttarakhand Capital : Dehradoon
International Boundries with Uttarakhand : China and Nepal
Uttarakhand State boundries : UP & Himanchal Pradesh
Uttarakhand High Court : Nainital
Uttarakhand State Flower : Brahma Kamal
Uttarakhand State Tree : Rhododendron (Buransh)
Uttarakhand State Animal : Musk Deer (Kasturi Mrig)
Uttarakhand State Bird : Monal
Uttarakhand Population (2001 Census) : 84.89 Lakhs
Uttarakhand Men : 43.26 Lakh
Uttarakhand Women : 41.63 Lakh
Uttarakhand Gender ratio : 964 : 1000
Uttarakhand Population density : 159 / sq km
Uttarakhand Geographical area : 53,483 Sq Km
Uttarakhand Forest cover : 35,394 Sq Km
Uttarakhand Districts : 13
Uttarakhand Total villages (Census 2001) : 16,826
Uttarakhand Town Corporation : 1
Uttarakhand Municipal corporation : 31
Uttarakhand Lok Sabha Constituencies : 5
Uttarakhand Rajya Sabha Constituencies : 3
Critical Statistics
Uttarakhand Male Literacy Rate(%) 84
Uttarakhand Monthly Per Capita Expenditure (Rs.000) 23
Uttarakhand Rural Market Size (Rs. Billion, in 2004) 141
Uttarakhand Average Number of Births Per Women 3.6
Uttarakhand Girls Per Thousand Boys (0-6 year) 906
Uttarakhand Work Participation Rate (%) 37
Uttarakhand Household Not Getting Two Square Meals a Day (%) 3
Uttarakhand Female Literacy Rate (%) 61
Uttarakhand Pupil Teacher Ratio (Elementary Education) 35
Uttarakhand Urban Market Size (Rs. Billion, in 2004 68
Uttarakhand Households with Two Wheelers (%) 12
Uttarakhand Households with Televisions (%) 43