Saiha is a Notified Town city in district of Saiha, Mizoram. The Saiha city is divided into 17 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Saiha Notified Town has population of 25,110 of which 12,741 are males while 12,369 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3796 which is 15.12 % of total population of Saiha (NT). In Saiha Notified Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 971 against state average of 976. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Saiha is around 908 compared to Mizoram state average of 970. Literacy rate of Saiha city is 95.10 % higher than state average of 91.33 %. In Saiha, Male literacy is around 96.09 % while female literacy rate is 94.09 %.
Saiha Notified Town has total administration over 4,607 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Notified Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Saiha Caste Factor
In Saiha (NT), most of the (NT) population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 94.00 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.28 % of total population in Saiha (NT).
Saiha Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,076 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,252 were males while 2,824 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8076 working population, 78.39 % were engaged in Main Work while 21.61 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Saiha 2019 Population
The next census for Saiha Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.