Arunachal Pradesh

National Rural Health Mission Government of Arunachal Pradesh



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Geography The district headquarters are located at Ziro. The district occupies an area of 3,460 km² It is bounded on the north by the Upper Subansiri district of Arunachal, on the south by Papum Pare District of Arunachal Pradesh and Assam, on the east by West Siang and some part of Upper Subansiri, and on the west by East Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh.

Administrative divisions There are 6 administrative circles in this district, namely, Ziro (Sadar), Yachuli, Pistana, Raga, Kamporijo and Dollungmukh. The district also divided into 3 blocks: Ziro-I, Ziro-II and Tamen-Raga. There are 2 Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly constituencies located in this district: Yachuli and Ziro-Hapoli. Both of these are part of Arunachal West Lok Sabha constituency.

Demographics According to the 2011 census Lower Subansiri district has a population of 82,839. The district has a population density of 24 inhabitants per square kilometre (62 /sq mi). Its population growth rate over the decade 2001–2011 was 48.65%. Lower Subansiri has a sex ratio of 975 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 76.33%. This district is inhabited by Nyishis and Apatanis.

Health Facilities in the District There are 1 District Hospital, 2CHCs, 8 PHCs and 29 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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