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Yankhum Population - Wokha, Nagaland

Yankhum is a small village located in Aitepyong Circle of Wokha district, Nagaland with total 38 families residing. The Yankhum village has population of 140 of which 81 are males while 59 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Yankhum village population of children with age 0-6 is 9 which makes up 6.43 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Yankhum village is 728 which is lower than Nagaland state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Yankhum as per census is 800, lower than Nagaland average of 943.

Yankhum village has higher literacy rate compared to Nagaland. In 2011, literacy rate of Yankhum village was 90.84 % compared to 79.55 % of Nagaland. In Yankhum Male literacy stands at 93.42 % while female literacy rate was 87.27 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Yankhum village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Yankhum village.

Yankhum Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 38 - -
Population 140 81 59
Child (0-6) 9 5 4
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 139 80 59
Literacy 90.84 % 93.42 % 87.27 %
Total Workers 100 60 40
Main Worker 100 - -
Marginal Worker 0 0 0

Caste Factor

In Yankhum village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.29 % of total population in Yankhum village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Yankhum village of Wokha.

Work Profile

In Yankhum village out of total population, 100 were engaged in work activities. 100.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 100 workers engaged in Main Work, 99 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.