Papum Pare District

Population: 176385 (2011)

State: Arunachal Pradesh

Language: Assamese, Bengali

Headquarters: Yupia


Date of formation: Papum Pare District was carved out of Lower Subansiri District in 1999.

Area: 3,462 square kilometers

Density of population: 51 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 82.14 % - Male: 87.33 %, Female: 76.65 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:950


Boundaries of Papum Pare District


North: Kurung Kumey District, Arunachal Pradesh

South: Assam

East: Lower Subansiri District, Arunachal Pradesh

West: East Kameng District, Arunachal Pradesh


Papum Pare District Average Rainfall: 3284.4 mm

Papum Pare District Average Temperature in Summer: 18 deg C

Papum Pare District Average Temperature in Winter: 22 deg C





Major Rivers: Panior River, Pare River, Dikrong River

Sub Divisions: Sagalee, Yupia Capital Complex

Circles: Mengio, Leporiang, Sagalee, Toru, Kimin, Doimukh, Balijan, Tarasso, Naharlagun, Itanagar

Assembly Constituencies: Itanagar, Doimukh, Sagalee


Papum Pare District Nearby Attractions


1. Itanagar Wildlife Sanctuary

2. Ganga Lake

3. Jawaharlal Nehru State Museum

4. Government Piggery and Poultry Farm

5. Indira Gandhi Park at Itanagar

6. Ita Fort

7. Bomdila

8. Poli Park


Papum Pare District Facts: The capital of Arunachal Pradesh, Itanagar is located in Papum Pare District.         


Major Agricultural Products: Paddy, maize, millet, pulses, oilseeds, sugarcane, tuber crops, wheat


Major Horticulture Products: Citrus, pineapple, kiwi, walnut, mushroom, litchi


Mineral Resources: Shales, sandstone, phyllites, quartzite


Flora: Terminaliya Myriocarapa, Dalbergia Assmica, Altangia Excelsa, Castonopsis, Griffithii, Quercus Lanceolata, Alangium Chinese, Diospyros Taposa


Flora: Elephants, barking deer, wild boars, house rat, giant flying squirrel, Malayan giant squirrel, capped langur, jungle fowl, hornbill, dove, parakeet, snipes, swifts, cuckoo, owls, trogon, woodpeckers, mynas, jungle crow, tree pie


What is Papum Pare District Famous For: Horticulture products


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Last Updated : Thursday Jun 14 , 2012


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