We have often heard that India is nation of villages. Bharat goan mein basta hai. So let us see how many villages are there in India state wise.
|Sno||State||No Of Villages|
|10||Jammu & Kashmir||6652|
|29||Andobar & Nicobar Islands||547|
|31||D & N Haveli||70|
|32||Diu and Daman||23|
So we have total of six lakhs thirty eight thousand five hundred and eighty eight villages in India , with uttar pradesh having highest number of villages with one lakh plus as numbers.The figures are based of census of 2011 .
Madhya Pradesh with Fifty five thousand three hundred and ninety three villages is second in list of states with highest number of villages ,orissa with fifty one thousand three hundred and fourty nine while Maharashtra with fourthy three thousand seven hundred and eleven villages comes fourth in the list.Rajasthan with fourty one three hundred and fifty three in list of states with most number of villages. West Bengal with forty thousand seven hundred eighty two thousand villages is sixty in list of states with most number of villages.
Diu and Daman is union territory with least number of villages. It has mere twenty three villages . Lashadweep has twenty four villages ,while chandigarh has twenty four villages too. Among states Mizoram has eighty hundred and seventeen villages and is last in list of states in number of villages.