what is the difference between Indian and International system numbers
Read 162,743,245 in international system. In international system commas are placed after every 3 digits. Read 16,27,43,245. In Indian system only for the first three digits the comma is placed after them and for the remaining digits commas are placed after two digits.
Metric system or Indian System
|सहस्त्र (Sahastr) / हजार (Hazaar)||1,000|
|Ten Thousand ||10,000|
|Lakh ||1,00,000 |
|Ten lakh ||10,00,000 |
|Crore ||1,00,00,000 |
|Ten crore ||10,00,00,000 |
|Hundred crore ||100,00,00,000 |
- In India, due to a numeral system using lakhs (lacs) (1,00,000 equal to 100 000) and crores (1,00,00,000 equal to 10 000 000), comma is used at levels of thousand, lakh and crore, for example, 10 million (1 crore) would be written as 1,00,00,000.
In countries with a decimal comma, the decimal point is also common as the "international" notation because of the influence of devices, such as electronic calculators, which use the decimal point. Most computer operating systems allow