Jan 25, 2012 at 08:34pm IST

An interactive graphical analysis of the Padma Awards 2012

On the eve of the Republic Day, the Government of India announced the list of 2012 Padma awardees. We did a little number crunching and plotted the data on charts to reveal hidden dimensions that might not be obvious in the long list of Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awardees.

Awardees from UPA and non-UPA ruled states (pie chart)

Awardees from UPA and non-UPA ruled states (bar diagram)

Number of awards

Awardees by categories (bar diagram)

Awardees by categories (pie chart)

Awardees by countries

Awardees by state (bar diagram)

Awardees by state (pie chart)

Awardee gender

Living and dead awardees