list of districts of West Bengal.

Indian State West Bengal is situated in the eastern part of the country. It is divided into three main divisions known as the Jalpaiguri division, Burdwan division and the Presidency division. The state consists of 19 districts.
   
   West Bengal is bordered by three countries:- Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh; and five Indian states:- Sikkim, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, and Assam. Sikkim and Bhutan are located to the north of the state, Nepal to the northwest, Bihar and Jharkhand in the west, Odisha in the southwest, the Bay of Bengal to the south, and Bangladesh and Assam are in the east.

List of Districts in West Bengal

Sr. No. District District HQ Population (2011) Growth Sex Ratio Literacy Area (km2) Density (/km2)
01 Bankura Bankura 3596674 12.65% 957 70.26 6882 523
02 Barddhaman Bardhaman 7717563 11.92% 945 76.21 7024 1100
03 Birbhum Suri 3502404 16.15% 956 70.68 4545 771
04 Dakshin Dinajpur Balurghat 1676276 11.52% 956 72.82 2183 753
05 Darjiling Darjeeling 1846823 14.77% 970 79.56 3149 585
06 Haora Howrah 4850029 13.50% 939 83.31 1467 3300
07 Hugli Hugli-Chuchura 5519145 9.46% 961 81.8 3149 1753
08 Jalpaiguri Jalpaiguri 3872846 13.87% 953 73.25 6227 621
09 Koch Bihar Cooch Behar 2819086 13.71% 942 74.78 3387 833
10 Kolkata Kolkata 4496694 -1.67% 908 86.31 185 24252
11 Maldah English Bazar 3988845 21.22% 944 61.73 3733 1071
12 Murshidabad Baharampur 7103807 21.09% 958 66.59 5324 1334
13 Nadia Krishnanagar 5167600 12.22% 947 74.97 3927 1316
14 North 24 Parganas Barasat 10009781 12.04% 955 84.06 4094 2463
15 Paschim Medinipur Midnapore 5913457 13.86% 966 78 9345 1076
16 Purba Medinipur Tamluk 5095875 15.36% 938 87.02 4736 923
17 Puruliya Purulia 2930115 15.52% 957 64.48 6259 468
18 South 24 Parganas Alipore 8161961 18.17% 956 77.51 9960 819
19 Uttar Dinajpur Raiganj 3007134 23.15% 939 59.07 3180 956
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