Puducherry is one of the eight Union territories of India, spread in an area of 479 square kilometers.

It is divided into four districts, eight sub-distrcits and six blocks. There are 779 schools, 135 hospitals, 464 ATMs, 229 banks, 94 post offices in Puducherry.

Current Population

As on 25th March 2023, the current population of Puducherry is 16.48 lakhs, which includes urban population of 11.57 lakhs and rural population of 4.92 lakhs. Its sex ratio is 1101 females per 1000 males.

Geography of Puducherry

Facilities in Puducherry

Puducherry overview

TypeUnion Territory
No. of Districts4
No. of Sub-DistrictsEight
No. of BlocksSix
Area479 Km2
Urban Population1156595
Rural Population491819
Total Population1648455
Sex Ratio1101
Schools779 Schools in Puducherry
ATMs464 ATMs in Puducherry
Post Offices94 Pincodes in Puducherry
Bank Branches229 Banks in Puducherry

Districts in Puducherry

Puducherry has total 4 districts.


Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has allocated specific phone series list to be used within the state. You can find Puducherry mobile number details on CallTracer.in.