Paducherry, is a union territory of India. It has four administrative divisions: four districts, viz. Pondicherry, Mahe, Yanam and Karaikal. Pondicherry is the largest district both in terms of area and population. Mahe is smallest region in terms of area and population. All the four previous colonies in French India were organised as Union Territory of Paducherry after merging into India .


Code[1] District Headquarters Population (2011)[2] Area (km²) Density (/km²)[2] Official website
KA Karaikal Karaikal 200,314 160 1,252
MA Mahe Mahé 41,934 9 4,659
PO Pondicherry Pondicherry 946,600 293 3,231
YA Yanam Yanam 55,616 30 3,272

See also[]

  • Puducherry
  • French India
  • Union Territory


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