INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Patiala

Patiala is a district in the Punjab State of India. Total area of Patiala is 3,325 km² including 3,169.81 km² rural area and 155.19 km² urban area. Patiala has a population of 18,95,686 peoples. There are 3,72,293 houses in the district.

The Patiala 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 Patiala district of Punjab.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Patiala


Population of Patiala

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
5,98,800
5,33,606
11,32,406
Urban
4,03,722
3,59,558
7,63,280
Total
10,02,522
8,93,164
18,95,686

Households in Patiala

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
2,14,257
1,58,036
3,72,293