Number of villages
S.No State / UT Number of  villages Number of inhabited villages Number of un-inhabited villages
         
1 India* 638,596 593,731 44,865
         
2 Andaman & Nicobar Islands 547 501 46
3 Andhra Pradesh 28,123 26,613 1,510
4 Arunachal Pradesh 4,065 3,863 202
5 Assam 26,312 25,124 1,188
6 Bihar 45,098 39,015 6,083
         
7 Chandigarh 24 23 1
8 Chhattisgarh 20,308 19,744 564
9 Dadra & Nagar Haveli 70 70 0
10 Daman & Diu 23 23 0
11 Delhi 165 158 7
         
12 Goa 359 347 12
13 Gujarat 18,539 18,066 473
14 Haryana 6,955 6,764 191
15 Himachal Pradesh 20,118 17,495 2,623
16 Jammu & Kashmir 6,652 6,417 235
         
17 Jharkhand 32,615 29,354 3,261
18 Karnataka 29,406 27,481 1,925
19 Kerala 1,364 1,364 0
20 Lakshadweep 24 8 16
21 Madhya Pradesh 55,393 52,117 3,276
         
22 Maharashtra 43,711 41,095 2,616
23 Manipur 2,391 2,315 76
24 Meghalaya 6,034 5,782 252
25 Mizoram 817 707 110
26 Nagaland 1,317 1,278 39
         
27 Orissa 51,349 47,529 3,820
28 Pondicherry 92 92 0
29 Punjab 12,673 12,278 395
30 Rajasthan 41,352 39,752 1,600
31 Sikkim 452 450 2
         
32 Tamil Nadu 16,317 15,400 917
33 Tripura 870 858 12
34 Uttar Pradesh 107,452 97,942 9,510
35 Uttaranchal 16,826 15,761 1,065
36 West Bengal 40,783 37,945 2,838
Source: Census of India 2001