Nagaland state map:

Nagaland state capital city is Kohima. The total area of the state is 16,579 Km.Sq. According to recent census the total population of the state was 1,990,036 among them male population is 1,047,141 and female population is 942,895. Sex ratio of the state is 931 females per 1000 males and literacy rate is 80 %.

Nagaland state vehicle registration code is NL.

Chief Minister of the state is Neiphiu Rio and Governor is Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya.

Electricity board in Nagaland:

  • Department of Power Nagaland

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 30 units = Rs.3.50 per unit
  • 31 to 100 units - Rs.4.70 per unit
  • 101 to 250 units = Rs.5.70 per unit
  • 251 and above units = Rs.6.50 per unit

Quick Facts:

State Nagaland
Meaning of Nagaland Land of the Nagas
Country India
Time Zone IST (UTC+05:30)
State Formation Day 1-Dec-63
Capital City Kohima
People of the state called as Naga
Area 16,579 Km.sq
Population 1,990,036
Male Population 1,047,141
Female Population 942,895
Females per 1000 Males 931
Literacy Rate 80 %
State Vehicle Registration Code NL
Languages English
No. of districts 11
Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio
Governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya
Assembly Constituencies 60
Parliamentary Constituencies 1
State Animal Gayal/Mithun
State Flower Rhododendron
State Bird Blyth's tragopan
State Tree Alder
Important Festivals of the state:

Moatsu, Tsungrem Mong, Nazu, Sekrenyi, Tuluni, Yemshe, Hornbill, Bushu are the major festivals celebrated in Nagaland state.

Top tourist places in Nagaland:

Kohima War Cemetery, Naga Heritage Village, Khonoma Village, Kisama Heritage Village, Kohima Museum, Dzukou Valley, Catholic Church, The Catholic Cathedral, Doyang Hydro Project, Japfu Peak, Ungma, Kachari Ruins, Shilloi Lake (Kohima), Doyang River (Wokha), Nagaland Zoological Park, Ongpangkong Range (Mokokchung), Intanki Wildlife Sanctuary, Kohima Zoo, Upstairs Lounge Arts and Entertainment, Old Secretariat, Changkikong Range (Mokokchung), Langpangkong Caves, Triple Falls, Nagaland Science Centre, Mount Tiyi, Totsu Wozhu Lake, Liphanyan Governor's Camp, Naga Bazaar, Tibetan Market, Fakim Wildlife Sanctuary (Zunheboto) are the major tourist attractions of the state.


rice, corn, millets, pulses, tobacco, oilseeds, sugarcane, potatoes, and fibers are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the state.

Important Rivers of the state:

Doyang, Diphu and Barak are the major rivers that flow in Nagaland.

Nagaland Cuisine:

Dried Pork, Smoked Pork Stew, Dry Bamboo Shoots, Boiled Vegetables, Bamboo Steamed Fish, Roasted Intestines, Beans Mix, Bitter Melon, Chicken Glutinous Rice Soup, Kongshia Lon Eel Chili Sauce, Crab Chili Sauce, Naga Ghost Chili Sauce, Anishi, Ki Paa, Naga Khouvie, Pongsen, Galho are few of the many varieties of Nagaland.

List of Medical Collegs in Nagaland


Manipur, Assam and Arunachal Pradesh are the neighbouring states of Nagaland.

Districts in the state and their information is given below.

District Population Male Female
Dimapur 379769 198163 181606
Kiphire 74033 37758 36275
Kohima 270063 140118 129945
Longleng 50593 26588 24005
Mokokchung 193171 100229 92942
Mon 250671 132062 118609
Peren 94954 49530 45424
Phek 163294 83684 79610
Tuensang 196801 101977 94824
Wokha 166239 84429 81810
Zunheboto 141014 71169 69845
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 4
2 Axis Bank 8
3 Bank Of Baroda 5
4 Bank Of India 2
5 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
6 Canara Bank 3
7 Central Bank Of India 7
8 Corporation Bank 1
9 Federal Bank 2
10 HDFC Bank 4
11 ICICI Bank Limited 6
12 IDBI Bank 3
13 Indian Bank 1
14 Indian Overseas Bank 1
15 Indusind Bank 2
16 Punjab And Sind Bank 2
17 Punjab National Bank 1
18 South Indian Bank 1
19 State Bank Of India 66
20 Syndicate Bank 1
21 UCO Bank 5
22 Union Bank Of India 1
23 United Bank Of India 3
24 Vijaya Bank 5
25 YES Bank 1