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Mizoram

• Mizoram is one of the states of Northeast India.

• It was established on 20th February 1987.

• Mizoram shares its borders with Myanmar in east and south, Bangladesh in south and east, Assam in east, and Manipur in north.

• Total area in the state is 21,087 square km.

• Total population in the state is 10, 91, 014 according to 2011 census.

• It is the 2nd least populous state in the country.

• The density of population is 52 persons per square kilometer.

• Total literacy rate is 91.58%.

• There are 8 districts in the state.

• The official language is Mizo.

• The biggest river in Mizoram is Chhimtuipui.

• The majority of the population is Christian (87%).

• Aizawal is the capital city of the state.

• The economy of the state is depends on agriculture.

• Mim Kut or Maize Festivals, Chaphar Kut, Pawl Kut etc are the festival celebrated by Mizos.


Districts of Mizoram
District Headquarter Population (2001) Area (km²) Density (sq/mi)
Aizawl Aizawl 339812 3,577 250
Kolasib Kolasib 60977 1,386 110
Lawngtlai Lawngtlai 73050 2,519 75
Lunglei Lunglei 137155 4,572 78
Mamit Mamit 62313 2,967 54
Saiha Saiha 60823 1,414 110
Serchhip Serchhip 55539 1,424 100
Champhai Champhai 101389 3,168 83