• Posted on: 12 May 2016
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Sindhudurg District

 

 

 

 

 

Area  (thousand sq.kms): 5

 

Geographic Stats       

Major Cities: 8

Talukas: 8

Population (thousands): 850

Demographic

Literacy Rate (%): 85.6

District Income (crores): 8,471

 

 

Infrastructure 

Railway (kms): 103

National Highway (kms): 108

State Highway (kms): 701

Major Dam Projects: 6

Hospitals& Medical Centers: 306

 

 

Major Crop     

Rice, Mango, Cooonut, Kolum,

Nachani, Cashew Nut, Beetlenut,

Groundnut, Jackfruit and variety

Of spices.

 

Major Minerals

Bauxite, Silica Sand

 

Skill Development       

Higher Education Institutes: 22

Technical Institues: 1

Industrial Training Institues: 9

 

Industrial Stats

 

 No. of Factories: 138

Total Factory Workers: 3,270

Sugar Factories: -

Cotton Factories: -

Major sectors: Food Processing,

Textile, Fishery

Industrial Areas: Kudal