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|District of Maharashtra|
Location of Kolhapur district in Maharashtra
|Administrative division||Pune Division|
|Tehsils||1. Gadhinglaj, 2. Karveer, 3. Bhudargad, 4. Panhala, 5. Kagal, 6. Shirol, 7. Hatkanangale, 8. Ajara, 9. Chandgad, 10. Gaganbawada, 11. Radhanagari, 12. Shahuwadi|
|• Lok Sabha constituencies||1. Kolhapur, 2. Hatkanangle (shared with Sangli District), based on (Election Commission website)|
|• Total||7,685 km2 (2,967 sq mi)|
|• Density||500/km2 (1,300/sq mi)|
|Major highways||NH-4, NH-204|
|Average annual precipitation||1035 mm|
According to the 2011 census Kolhapur district has a population of 3,874,015, This gives it a ranking of 65th in India (out of a total of 640). The district has a population density of 504 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,310/sq mi). Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 9.96%. Kolhapur has a sex ratio of 953 females for every 1000 males.
The district has three centres of tourism, the Mahalaxmi temple and karveer peeth jagadguru shankaracharya math in the city of Kolhapur and Jyotiba temple in Wadi ratnagiri.
Administration and Divisions
|Name of Division
- "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-30.
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