INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Malkangiri

Malkangiri is a district in the Odisha State of India. Total area of Malkangiri is 5,791 km² including 5,766.32 km² rural area and 24.68 km² urban area. Malkangiri has a population of 6,13,192 peoples. There are 1,37,599 houses in the district.

The Malkangiri 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 Malkangiri district of Odisha.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Malkangiri


Population of Malkangiri

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
2,77,901
2,85,763
5,63,664
Urban
25,723
23,805
49,528
Total
3,03,624
3,09,568
6,13,192

Households in Malkangiri

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
1,26,225
11,374
1,37,599