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West Bengal

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West Bengal is an Indian state, located in Eastern India on the Bay of Bengal. It borders Bangladesh in the east, and Nepal and Bhutan in the north. It also borders the Indian states of Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar, Sikkim, and Assam.

Total District : 18

DistID District Tehsils Villages Male Female Population HouseHolds Area
339 Bankura 22 3832 1719209 1643211 3362420 701159 678952.9
335 Barddhaman 31 2590 2790501 2650320 5440821 1071561 610049.17
334 Birbhum 19 2472 1622789 1549532 3172321 715476 442558.03
331 Dakshin Dinajpur 8 1636 751374 715406 1466780 339231 220907.24
327 Darjiling 12 712 674326 655784 1330110 236694 313271.73
341 Haora 14 785 1661947 1582289 3244236 391434 95843.98
338 Hugli 18 1930 2032542 1968251 4000793 781480 282273.95
328 Jalpaiguri 13 768 1748285 1663333 3411618 625015 570215.28
329 Koch Bihar 12 1206 1359471 1277137 2636608 596027 332743.17
332 Maldah 15 1799 1897297 1802015 3699312 734207 358967.51
333 Murshidabad 26 2232 3343270 3200797 6544067 1286200 508952.35
336 Nadia 17 1363 2220925 2094195 4315120 883310 361784.75
337 North Twenty Four Parganas 22 1606 2569209 2438856 5008065 993234 335096.79
344 Paschim Medinipur 29 8706 2721206 2627338 5348544 1142875 910544.18
345 Purba Medinipur 25 3018 2397671 2251765 4649436 988784 373518.5
340 Puruliya 20 2692 1411401 1352542 2763943 495836 607639
343 South Twenty Four Parganas 29 2155 3609228 3445312 7054540 1298259 511918.1
330 Uttar Dinajpur 9 1499 1379900 1298822 2678722 532383 306188.19

Overview of West Bengal

Formation Date

11/1/1956

Area

7821424.81399054

Density

1,028 / Km2

Population

70127456

No. of Villages

41001

Capital

Kolkata

Language

Bengali, Hindi, Santali, Urdu, Nepali

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Overview of West Bengal

Formation Date Area Density Population Villages Capital Language
11/1/1956 7821424.81399054 1,028 / Km2 70127456 41001 Kolkata Bengali, Hindi, Santali, Urdu, Nepali

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