Facts of Andhra Pradesh

Key Facts and Statistics of Andhra Pradesh

Key Facts and Statistics

State Capital Amaravathi
Area of the State 1,60,205 Sq. Kms
Population (2011 Census) 4,93,86,799
Sex Ratio 996 (Females per 1000 Males)
Urban Percentage 29.06
Literacy rate 67.4%
Districts (13) Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, East Godavari, West Godavari, Krishna, Guntur, Prakasam, Nellore, Chittoor, Ananthapur, Kadapa, Kurnool
Major cities Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada, Tirupathi, Guntur, Kakinada, Nellore and Kurnool
Total No. of Households 1,70,04,305
Languages Spoken Telugu, English, Urdu and Hindi
Coastline length 974 Kms
Major Rivers Krishna, Godavari, Thungabadra
Religions followed Hinduism, Islam and Christianity

Maximum Temperature

44.8 °C during summers.

Minimum Temperature

11.3 °C during winters.

Annual Rainfall (Average)

940 mm

Railway

 

Total Railway track length

5107 Kms.

Number of Railway Stations

620

Annual Rainfall (Average)

940 mm

Road

Total road network 

46,440 Kms
Number of National Highways(12) 4,302 kms
State Highways 7,255 kms
Airways  
Airports Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada, Tirupathi
Ports  
Major Sea Ports Visakhapatnam, Gangavaram deep water port
Minor Sea ports

Kakinada, Krishnapatnam, and Machilipatnam.

Number of Post Offices 

16,190

Number of Telegraph Offices 

118

Number of Telephone Exchanges 

3,341
Gross State Domestic Product at current prices 2013-14 Rs.4,75,859 crore
Gross State Domestic Product at constant (2004-05) prices 2013-14 Rs.2,50,282 crore
Gross State Domestic Product growth at constant (2004-05) prices 2013-14 6.08%
Per Capita Income (PCI) 2013-14 Rs.85,797

Type

Colleges Students (2013-14)

Government Colleges

146 90588
Private Aided Colleges 141 133870

Total

287 224458

Type

Colleges Students (2013-14)

Engineering

330 90588
MCA 201 133870

MBA

387 224458
Polytechnics 163 48,980
Others 439 100631
Total 1357 344551
Engineering 330 90588