List of districts of Goa

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The Indian state Goa is divided into 2 districts, i.e.,North Goa and South Goa

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Administrative structure[edit]

North Goa is further divided into three subdivisions – Panaji, Mapusa, and Bicholim; and five taluksTiswadi (Panaji), Bardez (Mapusa), Pernem, Bicholim, and Sattari (Valpoi),

South Goa is further divided into five subdivisions – Ponda, Mormugao (Vasco da Gama), Margao, Quepem, and Dharbandora; and seven taluksPonda, Mormugao, Salcete (Margao), Quepem, and Canacona (Chaudi), Sanguem, and Dharbandora. (Ponda Taluka shifted from North Goa to South Goa in January 2015).

Alphabetical listing[edit]

Code[1] District Headquarters Population (2011)[2] Area (km²) Density (/km²) Official website
NG North Goa Panaji 817,761 1,736 471 http://northgoa.nic.in/
SG South Goa Margao 639,962 1,966 326 http://southgoa.nic.in/

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NIC Policy on format of e-mail Address: Appendix (2): Districts Abbreviations as per ISO 3166–2" (PDF). Ministry Of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India. 2004-08-18. pp. 5–10. Retrieved 2012-11-27. 
  2. ^ "Distribution of Population, Decadal Growth Rate, Sex-Ratio and Population Density" (XLS). The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India, New Delhi-110011. 2010–2011. Retrieved 2012-08-22. 

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