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Basic Facts on Nagaland State – Nagaland at a glance (2020)



Basic Facts on Nagaland State – Nagaland at a glance (2020)

Brief statistics of Nagaland State.

Geographical Area

  • Area of Nagaland State: 16,579 sq. km
  • Longitude: 93o .20’ E to 95o.15’E
  • Latitude: 25o .6’N to 27o .4’N

Administrative Units

  • Districts : 11*
  • Circles (ADCs, SDOs, EACs) (as per 2011 Census): 133
  • Statutory Towns (as per 2011 Census) : 19
  • Census Towns (as per 2011 Census): 7
  • Police Stations (2012): 61
  • Police Outposts (2012):  28

*Noklak district was officially inaugurated as the 12th district of Nagaland 20 January 2021, three years after its creation on December 21, 2017.

Population (as per 2011 Census)

  • Total Population of Nagaland:  19,78,502
  • Male : 10,24,649
  • Female : 9,53,853
  • Sex Ratio (no. of females per 1000 males) : 931
  • Percentage of Rural Population : 71.14
  • Percentage of Urban Population:  28.86
  • Density of Population (per sq. km) : 119

Literacy Rate

  • Literacy Rate of Nagaland : 79.55
  • Male : 82.75
  • Female : 76.11

 



Source: Statistics as per Nagaland Statistical Handbook 2020.

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