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Tamil Nadu

Map of Tamil Nadu
Details of the Indian State: Tamil Nadu
Official NameTamil Nadu
Administration of Tamil Nadu
Statehood / Establishment Date26 January 1950
(or Administrative Regions)
Government Websitetn.gov.in
Demography of Tamil Nadu
Largest CitiesChennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Tiruchirappalli and Salem
as per 2011 Census
[Decadal Growth = 15.6% (from 2001 - 2011)]
Population Density555 persons / km2
Official LanguagesTamil
Other LanguagesEnglish
Sex Ratio
as per 2011 Census
995 ♂ / 1000 ♀
Literacy Rate
as per 2011 Census
Male = 86.8% and Female = 73.4%
Geography of Tamil Nadu
Total Area130,058 km2
Neighbouring StatesTamil Nadu touches the borders of Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh (total 3 states/UTs).
Neighbouring CountriesTamil Nadu does not share its border with any other country.
International Border Length0 km
Coastal Border LengthThe total length of coast line of Tamil Nadu is 907 km
State Symbols of Tamil Nadu
State AnimalNilgiri tahr (Nilgiritragus hylocrius)
State BirdEmerald dove (Chalcophaps indica)
State TreePalmyra palm (Borassus)
State FlowerGlory lily (Gloriosa superba)
Codes for Tamil Nadu
ISO-3166-2-IN CodeIN-TN
Vehicle CodeTN
Last updated on 12 April 2021 06:26:31
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