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Largest State In India | Check Complete List of States based on Area and population

Largest State In India: We are providing the complete list of states and the largest state in India according to area and population. The population figures are as per the data from the 2011 census of India. The first census in India was conducted during the British rule in 1872 since 1947 is conducted once in every 10 years

| Updated On April 1st, 2020 at 12:19 am

India is the 7th largest country in the world in terms of area and 2nd most populous country in the world (after China). There are 28 states and 9 Union Territories. We are providing the complete sate list of areawise with the largest state in India according to area and population. The biggest state in India based on Area and population this article will provide you the complete details. The population figures are as per the data from the 2011 census of India. The first census in India was conducted during the British rule in 1872 since 1947 is conducted once in every 10 years with the first census post Independence conducted in 1951.

The top 5 states of India states share 43.24% of land, whereas the top 10 shares 68.85% of total land. Among the union territories, Andaman and Nicobar Islands (8,249) ranks first whereas Lakshadweep with area of 32 square km occupies the lowest rank. Check out the complete list below and largest state in India by area:

List of state with areas and Largest State in India and largest Union Territory of India (Area wise)

S. No. State/ Union Territory Area (km2)
1 Rajasthan 342,239
2 Madhya Pradesh 308,245
3 Maharashtra 307,713
4 Uttar Pradesh 240,928
5 Gujarat 196,024
6 Karnataka 191,791
7 Andhra Pradesh 162,968
8 Odisha 155,707
9 Chhattisgarh 135,191
10 Tamil Nadu 130,058
11 Jammu and Kashmir 125,535
12 Telangana 112,077
13 Ladakh 96,701
14 Bihar 94,163
15 West Bengal 88,752
16 Arunachal Pradesh 83,743
17 Jharkhand 79,714
18 Assam 78,438
19 Himachal Pradesh 55,673
20 Uttarakhand 53,483
21 Punjab 50,362
22 Haryana 44,212
23 Kerala 38,863
24 Meghalaya 22,429
25 Manipur 22,327
26 Mizoram 21,081
27 Nagaland 16,579
28 Tripura 10,486
29 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 8,249
30 Sikkim 7,096
31 Goa 3,702
32 Delhi 1,484
33 Dadra and Nagar Haveli 491
34 Puducherry 479
36 Chandigarh 114
37 Daman and Diu 112
38 Lakshadweep 32

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List of the States and Union Territories Population wise, Check the largest state in India by population

S. no. State/ Union Territory Population (as per 2011 Census)
1 Uttar Pradesh 199,812,341
2 Maharashtra 112,374,333
3 Bihar 104,099,452
4 West Bengal 91,276,115
5 Andhra Pradesh 84,580,777
6 Madhya Pradesh 72,626,809
7 Tamil Nadu 72,147,030
8 Rajasthan 68,548,437
9 Karnataka 61,095,297
10 Gujarat 60,439,692
11 Orissa 41,974,218
12 Kerala 33,406,061
13 Jharkhand 32,988,134
14 Assam 31,205,576
15 Punjab 27,743,338
16 Chhattisgarh 25,545,198
17 Haryana 25,351,462
18 Delhi 16,787,941
19 Jammu and Kashmir 12,541,302
20 Uttarakhand 10,086,292
21 Himachal Pradesh 6,864,602
22 Tripura 3,673,917
23 Meghalaya 2,966,889
24 Manipur 2,855,794
25 Nagaland 1,978,502
26 Goa 1,458,545
27 Arunachal Pradesh 1,383,727
28 Puducherry 1,247,953
29 Mizoram 1,097,206
30 Chandigarh 1,055,450
31 Sikkim 610,577
32 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 380,581
33 Dadra and Nagar Haveli 343,709
34 Daman and Diu 243,247
35 Lakshadweep 64,473

 

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