Arunachal Pradesh

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Geography Namsai is an important sub-division of this district. It is a disyllabic word originated from the local dialect khamptiNam means water and sai means sand. The place is so called because it is situated on the bank of the river Dihing, which is a tributary of Brahmaputra. Namsai, India connects with Tinsukia district of Assam. Lohit district occupies an area of 11,402 km².

Administrative divisions There are four Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly constituencies located in this district: Tezu, Chowkham, Namsai, and Lekang. All of these are part of Arunachal East Lok Sabha constituency.

Demographics According to the 2011 census Lohit district has a population of 145,538. The district has a population density of 28 inhabitants per square kilometre (73 /sq mi) . Its population growth rate over the decade 2001–2011 was 16.44%. Lohit has a sex ratio of 901 females for every 1000 males and a literacy rate of 69.88%. Lohit is the home of the Adi, Zekhring, Khampti, Deori, Ahom, Singpho and Mishmi tribes.

Health Facilities in the District (LIST) There are 1DH, 3 CHCs, 8 PHCs and 23 SCs in the District.


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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