Bangalore Division
Bengaluru Division
Bangalore Division in Karnataka
Bangalore Division in Karnataka
Country India
StateKarnataka
RegionMalenadu
Bayalu Seeme
HeadquartersBangalore
DistrictBangalore Urban
Bangalore Rural
Chikkaballapur
Chitradurga
Davanagere
Kolar
Ramanagara
Shimoga
Tumakuru
Government
 • TypeDivisional Administration
 • BodyBangalore Divisional Commissioner
Area
 • Total49,936 km2 (19,280 sq mi)
 • Rank1
Population
 (2011)
 • Total22,523,301
 • Rank1
 • Density450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialKannada
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Websitewww.karnataka.gov.in/english

bangalore Division, officially Bengaluru division. is one of the four divisions of the Indian state Karnataka. The division comprises the districts of Bangalore Urban, Bangalore Rural, Chikkaballapur, Chitradurga, Davanagere, Kolar, Ramanagara, Shimoga, and Tumakuru.The total area of the division is 49,936 sq.km.[1] The total population as of 2011 census is 22,523,301, making it the world's fifth most populous sub-division.[2]

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References

  1. ^ "List of Karnataka Districts | Districts | Bangalore". Karnataka.com. 14 July 2013. Retrieved 4 January 2021.
  2. ^ "Karnataka Population 2020/2021". www.populationu.com. Retrieved 4 January 2021.

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