INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Kandhamal

Kandhamal is a district in the Odisha State of India. Total area of Kandhamal is 8,021 km² including 7,969.26 km² rural area and 51.74 km² urban area. Kandhamal has a population of 7,33,110 peoples. There are 1,72,022 houses in the district.

The Kandhamal 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 Kandhamal district of Odisha.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Kandhamal


Population of Kandhamal

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
3,23,523
3,37,308
6,60,831
Urban
36,422
35,857
72,279
Total
3,59,945
3,73,165
7,33,110

Households in Kandhamal

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
1,55,256
16,766
1,72,022