List of states and territories of India by number of places of worship

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This is a list of states and territories of India by number of places of worship as reported by the Census 2001.

Rank State / Territory Number of Places of Worship Notes
India 2,398,650
01 Uttar Pradesh 265,270 [1]
02 West Bengal 228,452 [2]
03 Maharashtra 220,458 [3]
04 Karnataka 207,332 [4]
05 Rajasthan 166,766 [5]
06 Andhra Pradesh 159,025 [6]
07 Madhya Pradesh 142,452 [7]
08 Gujarat 142,135 [8]
09 Bihar 138,493 [9]
10 Tamil Nadu 130,346 [10]
11 Odisha 103,350 [11]
12 Kerala 101,140 [12]
13 Assam 90,194 [13]
14 Jharkhand 50,110 [14]
15 Punjab 46,493 [15]
16 Chhattisgarh 46,095 [16]
17 Jammu and Kashmir 32,025 [17]
18 Himachal Pradesh 26,526 [18]
19 Uttarakhand 25,959 [19]
20 Haryana 24,519 [20]
21 Tripura 12,872 [21]
22 Delhi 8,249 [22]
23 Meghalaya 5,771 [23]
24 Goa 5,686 [24]
25 Manipur 5,251 [25]
26 Mizoram 3,154 [26]
27 Arunachal Pradesh 2,363 [27]
28 Nagaland 2,360 [28]
29 Puducherry 2,146 [29]
30 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1,121 [30]
31 Sikkim 1,049 [31]
32 Daman and Diu 477 [32]
33 Lakshadweep 430 [33]
34 Chandigarh 340 [34]
35 Dadra and Nagar Haveli 241 [35]

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