at a glance
Area
: 10,492 sq.km (4% of total area of Northeast) 
Geographical Location
: Situated between latitude 22’N to 24’N & longitude 90’E to 92’E 
Capital
: Agartala
Population
: 36,71,032 (2011 Census) (8.05 % of population of Northeast)

Growth of Population

:

14.7 % (2001-2011)

Proportion of Child Population (Age group 0-6)

:

12.1 % (2011 Census)

Density of Population (2011)
: 350 (National Average: 382)
Male
: 16,36,138 (2001)
Female
: 1555030 (2001)
Population Below Poverty Line (2009-10)
: 17.4 % (National Average: 29.8%)
Sex Ratio (2011)
: 951 females to 1000 males  ( National figure: 940 females to 1000 males)

Child Sex Ratio (Age Group 0-6)

: 953 (2011 Census)
Literacy Rate (2011)
: 87.8% (National Average: 74%)

Male Literacy (2011)

:

92.2% (National Average: 82.14%)

Female Literacy(2011)

:

83.1% (National Average: 65.5%)

No. of Towns (as per 2001 Census) : 23
No. of Villages (as per 2001 Census) : 870
Per Capita income (in Rs) (2006-07) : 27777 (National Figure: Rs. 29,901)
Net State Domestic Product (Rs. in crore) (2011-12) : 18478 (National Average: 74,10,578)
Per Capita NSDP (2010-11) : Rs. 38493 (National Figure: Rs. 54835 )
Per Capita GSDP (2009-10) : Rs. 39949 (National Average: Rs. 46117 )
Birth Rate (2011) : 14.3
Death Rate (2011) : 5.0
Infant Mortality Rate (2011) : 29
State Bird : Green Imperial Pigeon
State Animal  : Phayre’s Langur 
State Flower  : Nageshwar
No. of Districts : (04) North Tripura, West Tripura, South Tripura, Dhalai.
Major Towns   : Agartala, Badharghat, Jogendranagar, Dharmanagar, Pratapgarh,Udaipur, Kailashahar, Teliamura, Indranagar, Khowai, Belonia
Major crops : Rice, Sugar cane, Cotton, Jute, Mesta
Major plantations : Tea, Rubber, Coffee
Major Fruits, vegetables & spices : Banana, Pineapple, Orange, Mango, Guava,    Litchi, Potato, Papaya, Tomato.
Major minerals : Fire Clay, Quartz, Silica sand

Source:

  • NEDFI Databank
  • censusindia.gov.in