Arunachal Pradesh

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Geography The district headquarters are located at Yingkiong. Upper Siang district occupies an area of 6,118 square kilometres (2,362 sq mi)

Administrative divisions There are two Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly constituencies in this district: Tuting-Yingkiong and Mariyang-Geku. Both are part of Arunachal East Lok Sabha constituency.

Demographics According to the 2011 census Upper Siang district has a population of 35,289. The district has a population density of 5 inhabitants per square kilometre (13 /sq mi) . Its population growth rate over the decade 2001–2011 was 5.77%. Upper Siang has a sex ratio of 891 females for every 1000 males and a literacy rate of 59.94%. Various tribal groups of the Adi people and the Memba tribe live in the district. The Adi generally follow Donyi-Polo, and the Memba are followers of Tibetan Buddhism.

Health Facilities in the District There are 1 DH, 4 CHCs, 2 PHCs and 13 SCs in the District. (LIST)


District Health Indicators - DLHS-3(Click)

District Health Action Plans and RoP

District Health Action Plan 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14
District RoP 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14

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