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Nagaland at a Glance

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Established 1st December 1963
Area 16,579 sq km
Capital Kohima
Largest city Dimapur
Legislature (seats) Unicameral (60)
Governor Nikhil Kumar
Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio
Official languages English
Population 19,88,636 (2001 Census)
Literacy 63.7%
Tribes Angami, Ao, Chakhesang, Chang, Khiamniungan, Kuki, Konyak, Lotha, Phom, Pochury, Rengma, Sumi, Sangtam, Yimchungru, Zeliang.
Climate Summer: 16°C to 31°C. Winter: 4°C to 24°C.
Average Rainfall 2000mm-2500mm
Major Crops Rice,Maize,Millet, Grams,Rubber,Tea etc.
Major Minerals Coal, Lime Stone, Petroleum, Marble etc.
Major Rivers Doyang, Diphu, Barak and Chindwin river.
Forest 8,62,930 hecs.(21% of total land area)
Fruits Banna, Pinaple, orange, Passion Fruit, Pears, plum, jack fruit etc.
Vegetables Ginger, Garlics, Chilli,Tomato, potato, Cabbage etc.
Airport Dimapur: 70.0 km from the capital
National Highway 370 km
Government nagaland.nic.in
Tourism www.tourismnagaland.com
Districts (11) Dimapur, Kiphire, Kohima, Longleng, Mokokchung, Mon, Peren, Phek, Tuensang Wokha, Zunheboto.