Punjab at a Glance

State Capital Chandigarh
State Animal Blackbuck
State Bird Northern Goshawk (Baz)
State Tree Sheesham (Tahli)
Area 50,362 Sq Km
Population (Census 2011) 27,743,338
Districts 22
Regions Majha, Doaba & Malwa
Rivers Beas, Sutlej, Ravi
Literacy Rate 76.7%
Sex Ratio 893 (Females per 1000 males)
Lok Sabha Consitituencies 13
Vidhan Sabha Consitituencies 117