The 28th state of the Indian Union was brought into existence by the Bihar reorganization Act on November 15,2000- the birth anniversary of the legendary Bhagwan Birsa Munda. Jharkhand is famous for its rich mineral resources like Uranium, Mica, Bauxite, Granite, Gold, Silver, Graphite, Magnetite, Dolomite, Fireclay, Quartz, Fieldspar, Coal (32% of India), Iron, Copper (25%of India) etc. Forests and woodlands occupy more than 29% of the state which is amongst the highest in India.
|Per Capita Income||Rs. 4161.00|
|Density of Population||338 persons / Sq. KM|
|No. Of Districts||24|
|State Highway||4662 Kms|
|Geographical Areas||79.70 Lakh Hect|