Dadra and Nagar Haveli


Capital:
Silvassa

Area:
102 sq.km (39 sq mi)

Language:
English, Gujarati, Hindi, Marathi

Date of establishment:
11th August 1961

Population:
342,853

Literacy Rate:
77.65%

Population Density:
698 per sq.km

Forest Area:
43% of the land is under forest cover.

Agriculture:
paddy, ragi, small millets, jowar, sugarcanes

Industry:
Agriculture, Industries, Forestry, Animal Husbandry and Tourism.

Neighbouring states:
It is surrounded by Valsad District of Gujarat on the West, North and East and by Thane District of Maharashtra on the South and South-East.