Imphal West district
|Imphal West district|
Location of Imphal West district in Manipur
|• Total||558 km2 (215 sq mi)|
|• Density||920/km2 (2,400/sq mi)|
|• Official||Meiteilon (Manipuri)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|ISO 3166 code||IN-MN-WI|
Lamphelpat city is the administrative headquarters of the district. The district occupies an area of 558 km2.
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According to the 2011 census Imphal West district has a population of 514,683, roughly equal to the nation of Cape Verde. This gives it a ranking of 545th in India (out of a total of 640). The district has a population density of 992 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,570/sq mi) . Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 15.82%. Imphal West has a sex ratio of 1029 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 86.7%.
The district is divided into 4 sub-divisions and 10 Circles:
- Lamphalphat Sub-Division: Lamphelpat
- Patsoi Sub-Division: Patsoi, Konthoujam
- Lamsang Sub-Division: Salam, Lamsang, Sekmai
- Wangoi Sub-Division: Hiyangthang, Lilong Chajing, Wangoi, Mayang Imphal