Capital Kohima
Population (Census 2011) 19,80,602
Area 16579 Sq. km
Districts 11
Official Language English
Other Languages/Dialects Each tribe in Nagaland has its own dialect. There are about 60 different spoken dialects which belong to the Tibeto - Burman family of languages/dialects. These dialects have no script of their own. Tribes speak to each other in 'Nagamese' a language which is an amalgamation of Assamese, Bengali and local dialects. It is the language of the market.
Forest Cover India State of Forest Report 2017
Seats in Legislative Assembly 60
Seats in Lok Sabha 1 (1 Nagaland)
Seats in Rajya Sabha 1
Governor Sh. R.N. Ravi
Chief Minister Sh. Neiphiu Rio
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