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Ruchanyan Population - Wokha, Nagaland

Ruchanyan is a medium size village located in Bhandari Circle of Wokha district, Nagaland with total 106 families residing. The Ruchanyan village has population of 399 of which 208 are males while 191 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ruchanyan village population of children with age 0-6 is 46 which makes up 11.53 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ruchanyan village is 918 which is lower than Nagaland state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Ruchanyan as per census is 769, lower than Nagaland average of 943.

Ruchanyan village has higher literacy rate compared to Nagaland. In 2011, literacy rate of Ruchanyan village was 87.82 % compared to 79.55 % of Nagaland. In Ruchanyan Male literacy stands at 94.51 % while female literacy rate was 80.70 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Ruchanyan 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 Ruchanyan village.

Ruchanyan Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 106 - -
Population 399 208 191
Child (0-6) 46 26 20
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 386 201 185
Literacy 87.82 % 94.51 % 80.70 %
Total Workers 303 155 148
Main Worker 295 - -
Marginal Worker 8 5 3

Caste Factor

In Ruchanyan village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 96.74 % of total population in Ruchanyan village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Ruchanyan village of Wokha.

Work Profile

In Ruchanyan village out of total population, 303 were engaged in work activities. 97.36 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.64 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 303 workers engaged in Main Work, 271 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9 were Agricultural labourer.