INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Ludhiana

Ludhiana is a district in the Punjab State of India. Total area of Ludhiana is 3,578 km² including 3,256.10 km² rural area and 321.90 km² urban area. Ludhiana has a population of 34,98,739 peoples. There are 7,16,826 houses in the district.

The Ludhiana 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 Ludhiana district of Punjab.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Ludhiana


Population of Ludhiana

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
7,53,444
6,75,587
14,29,031
Urban
11,14,372
9,55,336
20,69,708
Total
18,67,816
16,30,923
34,98,739

Households in Ludhiana

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
2,80,796
4,36,030
7,16,826