Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Capital

-

Region

SI

Total Area

0 sq. km.


Quick Facts

Date Of Establishment

1956-11-01

Pin Prefix

744

Population(Male)

202871

Population(Female)

177710

Literacy Rate(Male)

90.27

Literacy Rate(Female)

82.43


About State

Andaman and Nicobar Islands, is situated between 6° and 14° North Latitude and 92° and 94° East Longitude. The islands located north of 10° north latitude are known as Andaman Group of islands while islands located south of 10° north latitude are called Nicobar Group of islands. The climate of the islands can be defined as humid, tropical coastal climate. The islands receive rainfall from both the south west and north east monsoons and maximum precipitation is between May & December.