INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Lakshadweep

Lakshadweep is a district in the Lakshadweep Union Territory of India. Total area of Lakshadweep is 30 km² including 8.05 km² rural area and 21.95 km² urban area. Lakshadweep has a population of 64,473 peoples. There are 11,574 houses in the district.

The Lakshadweep district is further divided in to Tehsils / Blocks / Community Development Blocks (C.D.Blocks) for administrative purposes. In India, the Block or C.D.Block is often the next level of administrative division after the tehsil. It is important to note that, In some states of India C.D.Blocks are equal to tehsils.

For those who don't know, the C.D.Block is a rural area earmarked for administration and development in India. The area is administered by a BDO (Block Development Officer). A C.D.Block covers several gram panchayats, local administrative unit at the village level.

The following is the list of all Tehsils / Blocks / C.D.Blocks in Lakshadweep district of Lakshadweep.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Lakshadweep


Population of Lakshadweep

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
7,243
6,898
14,141
Urban
25,880
24,452
50,332
Total
33,123
31,350
64,473

Households in Lakshadweep

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
2,710
8,864
11,574