Arunachal Pradesh

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Geography The district headquarter is located at Yupia. Papum Pare district occupies an area of 2,875 square kilometres. The headquarters of the state is located at Itanagar, which is also located at Papum Pare.

Administrative divisions The district is divided into two sub-divisions: Sagalee and Yupia Capital complex, which are further divided into 10 administrative circles, namely, Mengio, Leporiang, Sagalee, Toru, Kimin, Doimukh, Balijan, Tarasso, Naharlagun and Itanagar. There are 3 Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly constituencies located in this district: Itanagar, Doimukh and Sagalee. All of these are part of Arunachal West Lok Sabha constituency.

Demographics According to the 2011 census Papum Pare district has a population of 176,385. The district has a population density of 51 inhabitants per square kilometre (130 /sq mi) . Its population growth rate over the decade 2001–2011 was 44.57%. Papumpare has a sex ratio of 950 females for every 1000 males and a literacy rate of 82.14%. Papum Pare is inhabited by members of the Nyishi, who are traditionally followers of Donyi-Polo. Some members of the Nyishi tribe are followers of Christianity.

Health Facilities in the District The are 1 State Hospital, 4 CHCs, 8 PHCs and 43 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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