Mayang Imphal

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Mayang Imphal
city
Mayang Imphal is located in Manipur
Mayang Imphal
Mayang Imphal
Location in Manipur, India
Coordinates: 24°36′N 93°54′E / 24.60°N 93.90°E / 24.60; 93.90Coordinates: 24°36′N 93°54′E / 24.60°N 93.90°E / 24.60; 93.90
Country  India
State Manipur
District Imphal West
Population (2001)
 • Total 20,536
Languages
 • Official Meiteilon (Manipuri)
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Mayang Imphal is a town and a Municipal council in Imphal West district in the Indian state of Manipur.

Geography[edit]

Mayang Imphal is located at 24°36′N 93°54′E / 24.60°N 93.90°E / 24.60; 93.90.It is located on the bank of the Imphal river also known as the Manipur river.On the southwest of it,there is the Loktak lake,the largest fresh water lake in the North East India.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Mayang Imphal had a population of 20,536. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Mayang Imphal has an average literacy rate of 56%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 67%, and female literacy is 45%. In Mayang Imphal, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.The population comprises of different religions such as the Hindus,the Muslims(also called the Meitei Pangal),the Meitei Ancient Religion and the Christians.

Politics[edit]

Mayang Imphal is part of the Lok Sabha constituency of Inner Manipur and it is the 23rd constituency of Manipur Legislative Assembly.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yahoo maps location of Mayang Imphal". Yahoo maps. Retrieved 2008-12-30. 
  2. ^ "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. 
  3. ^ "Assembly Constituencies - Corresponding Districts and Parliamentary Constituencies". Manipur. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-10-07.