• Posted on: 11 May 2016
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Kolhapur District 

 

Area (thousand sq. kms): 7.75

 

Geographic Stats        

Talukas: 12

Major Cities: 23

Population (thousands): 2,876

Demographic

Literacy Rate (%): 81.5

District Income (crores): 44,766                                                          Railway (kms): 35.67                                                         National Highway (kms): 112

 

Infrastructure 

State Highway (kms): 1,082                                                        Major Dam Projects: 16                                                      Hospitals & Medical Centers: 543

 

Major Crop      

Paddy, Jawar, Ground nut, Soybean, Sugarcane

 

Skill Development       

Higher Education Institutes: 54

Technical Institutes:- Industrial Training Institutes: 109

No. of Factories: 1,952

Total Factories Workers: 58,896

Sugar Factories: 21

Cotton Factories: 44

Major Sectors: Textiles,

 

Industrial Stats

 

Engineering, Machinery, JewelleryIndustrial area: Kolhapur

(Shiroli), Gokul-Shirgaon, Halkarni, Kagal Hatkanangale     

(GC) and Five Star), Gadhinglaj

(GC), Ajara (Mini)

 

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