मेघालय भारत के 28 राज्य में से एगो ह। ई के राजधानी शिलाँग में स्थित बा। ई एगो उत्तर पूर्वी राज्य ह।

Official seal of मेघालय
Location of Meghalaya in (marked in red) भारत
Location of Meghalaya in (marked in red) भारत
Map of Meghalaya
Map of Meghalaya
Country भारत
RegionNortheast India
Formation21 जनवरी 1972
Largest cityShillong
 • Total22,429 किमी2 (8,660 बर्ग मील)
 • Rank22nd
 • Total2,964,007
 • Rank23rd[1]
 • Density130/किमी2 (340/बर्ग मील)
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 codeIN-ML
HDIIncrease 0.585 (medium)
HDI rank19th (2005)
Literacy75.84% (24th)[1]
Official languageEnglish,[2] Khasi and Garo are additional
It received the status of a full-fledged State in 1971 by the North-Eastern Areas (Reorganisation) Act 1971
  1. 1.0 1.1 "List of states with Population, Sex Ratio and Literacy Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. Retrieved 2012-11-09.
  2. "Report of the Commissioner for linguistic minorities: 47th report (July 2008 to June 2010)" (PDF). Commissioner for Linguistic Minorities, Ministry of Minority Affairs, Government of India. pp. 122–126. Retrieved 16 फरवरी 2012.