Kerala is a small state tucked away in the southwest corner of India. It represents only 1.18 per cent of the total area of India but 3.43 percent of the population of the country.
Kerala state ivided into 14 Districts, Kerala claims to be India's cleanest state, with the highest quality of physical life in the country, a 100% literate people and India's highest life-expectancy rate
Established: November 1, 1956
Capital: Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Size Area: 38,863 sq km.
Largest city: Thiruvananthapuram
Population: 31,838,619 (12th) (2001)
Density of Population: . 819/km˛ (2,121/sq mi)
Governor: R. L. Bhatia
Chief Minister: V.S. Achuthanandan
Language: Malayalam, English
Religion: Hinduism, Christianity and Islam
Time: GMT +5:30
Currency: Indian Rupee
Summer: February - May (24 - 330C)
Monsoon: June - September (22 - 280C)
Winter: October - January (22 - 320C)
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