List of districts in Arunachal Pradesh

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On December 1, 1965 the erstwhile North-East Frontier Agency was divided into five districts:

  1. Kameng district
  2. upper Subansiri district and lower Subansiri district
  3. Siang district
  4. Lohit district
  5. Tirap district

Districts[change | change source]

As of 2016, Arunachal Pradesh comprises 20 districts. Most of them are inhabited by various tribal groups. These are:[1]

Code District Headquarters Population (2011)[2] Area (km²) Density (/km²) Map
TA Tawang Tawang Town 49,950 2,085 19
Arunachal Pradesh Tawang district locator map.svg
WK West Kameng[permanent dead link] Bomdila 87,013 7,422 10
Arunachal Pradesh West Kameng district locator map.svg
EK East Kameng Seppa 78,413 4,134 14
Arunachal Pradesh East Kameng district locator map.svg
PA Papum Pare Yupia 176,385 2,875 42
Arunachal Pradesh Papum Pare district locator map.svg
Kurung Kumey Koloriang 89,717 8,818 10
Arunachal Pradesh Kurung Kumey district locator map.svg
Kra Daadi Jamin
LB Lower Subansiri Ziro 82,839 3,460 24
Arunachal Pradesh Lower Subansiri district locator map.svg
UB Upper Subansiri Daporijo 83,205 7,032 8
Arunachal Pradesh Upper Subansiri district locator map.svg
WS West Siang Along 112,272 8,325 12
Arunachal Pradesh West Siang district locator map.svg
ES East Siang Pasighat 99,019 4,005 22
Arunachal Pradesh East Siang district locator map.svg
Central Siang Pangin
US Upper Siang Yingkiong 33,146 6,188 5
Arunachal Pradesh Upper Siang district locator map.svg
UD Lower Dibang Valley Roing 53,986 3,900 14
Arunachal Pradesh Lower Dibang Valley district locator map.svg
Upper Dibang Valley Anini 7,948 9,129 1
Arunachal Pradesh Dibang Valley district locator map.svg
AJ Anjaw Hawai 21,089 6,190 3
Arunachal Pradesh Anjaw district locator map.svg
EL Lohit Tezu 145,538 2,402 13
Arunachal Pradesh Lohit district locator map.svg
Namsai Namsai
CH Changlang Changlang 147,951 4,662 27
Arunachal Pradesh Changlang district locator map.svg
TI Tirap Khonsa 111,997 2,362 42
Arunachal Pradesh Tirap district locator map.svg
LD Longding Longding [3] [3] [3] [3]

New Proposals[change | change source]

Notes[change | change source]

  1. "At a glance". Government of Arunachal Pradesh website. Archived from the original on 2013-08-04. Retrieved 2017-09-26.
  2. "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Longding is included as part of Tirap