No. of villages by states & union territories(in 2001 and 1991 censuses)
State Code
States/Union Territories
No. of Villages in 1991*
No. of Villages in 2001 #
00
INDIA
634,321
638,365
01
JAMMU & KASHMIR
6,705
6,652
02
HIMACHAL PRADESH
19,388
19,831
03
PUNJAB
12,795
12,729
04
CHANDIGARH
25
24
05
UTTARANCHAL
16,623
16,805
06
HARYANA
6,988
6,955
07
DELHI
209
165
08
RAJASTHAN
39,810
41,353
09
UTTAR PRADESH
107,327
107,440
10
BIHAR
45,077
45,113
11
SIKKIM
453
452
12
ARUNACHAL PRADESH
3,649
4,065
13
NAGALAND
1,225
1,315
14
MANIPUR
2,212
2,391
15
MIZORAM
785
817
16
TRIPURA
856
870
17
MEGHALAYA
5,629
6,023
18
ASSAM
25,590
26,247
19
WEST BENGAL
40,889
40,783
20
JHARKHAND
32,620
32,615
21
ORISSA
51,057
51,352
22
CHHATTISGARH
20,378
20,308
23
MADHYA PRADESH
55,842
55,392
24
GUJARAT
18,509
18,544
25
DAMAN & DIU
24
23
26
DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI
71
70
27
MAHARASHTRA
43,025
43,722
28
ANDHRA PRADESH
28,000
28,123
29
KARNATAKA
29,193
29,483
30
GOA
369
359
31
LAKSHADWEEP
23
24
32
KERALA
1,384
1,364
33
TAMIL NADU
16,780
16,317
34
PONDICHERRY
264
92
35
ANDAMAN & NICOBAR ISLANDS
547
547
Note:
   * - Number of villages in both 1991 & 2001 Censuses include uninhabited villages
   # - The number of villages indicated for each state/union territory for 2001 is provisional