Mezo Basa Population - Kohima, Nagaland

Mezo Basa is a medium size village located in Sechu-Zubza Circle of Kohima district, Nagaland with total 54 families residing. The Mezo Basa village has population of 285 of which 156 are males while 129 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mezo Basa village population of children with age 0-6 is 51 which makes up 17.89 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mezo Basa village is 827 which is lower than Nagaland state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Mezo Basa as per census is 1125, higher than Nagaland average of 943.

Mezo Basa village has higher literacy rate compared to Nagaland. In 2011, literacy rate of Mezo Basa village was 82.91 % compared to 79.55 % of Nagaland. In Mezo Basa Male literacy stands at 85.61 % while female literacy rate was 79.41 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Mezo Basa village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Mezo Basa village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Mezo Basa village.

Mezo Basa Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 54 - -
Population 285 156 129
Child (0-6) 51 24 27
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 282 153 129
Literacy 82.91 % 85.61 % 79.41 %
Total Workers 161 92 69
Main Worker 88 4,691 0
Marginal Worker 73 48 25

Caste Factor

In Mezo Basa village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.95 % of total population in Mezo Basa village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Mezo Basa village of Kohima.

Work Profile

In Mezo Basa village out of total population, 161 were engaged in work activities. 54.66 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.34 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 161 workers engaged in Main Work, 61 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149