Biate

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Biate
Zialung(older name)
city
Biate is located in Mizoram
Biate
Biate
Coordinates: 23°16′05″N 93°05′53″E / 23.268°N 93.0981°E / 23.268; 93.0981Coordinates: 23°16′05″N 93°05′53″E / 23.268°N 93.0981°E / 23.268; 93.0981
Country India
State Mizoram
District Serchhip
Population (2001)
 • Total 2,227
Languages
 • Official Mizo
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Biate is a census town in Serchhip district in the state of Mizoram, India.

Demographics[edit]

Traditional dress

As of 2001 India census,[1] Biate had a population of 2227. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Biate has an average literacy rate of 87%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 87% and female literacy of 88%. 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.