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Riphyim Population - Wokha, Nagaland

Riphyim is a medium size village located in Englan Circle of Wokha district, Nagaland with total 181 families residing. The Riphyim village has population of 1351 of which 659 are males while 692 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Riphyim village population of children with age 0-6 is 105 which makes up 7.77 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Riphyim village is 1050 which is higher than Nagaland state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Riphyim as per census is 1019, higher than Nagaland average of 943.

Riphyim village has lower literacy rate compared to Nagaland. In 2011, literacy rate of Riphyim village was 70.06 % compared to 79.55 % of Nagaland. In Riphyim Male literacy stands at 72.65 % while female literacy rate was 67.61 %.

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

Riphyim Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 181 - -
Population 1,351 659 692
Child (0-6) 105 52 53
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,348 657 691
Literacy 70.06 % 72.65 % 67.61 %
Total Workers 844 406 438
Main Worker 841 - -
Marginal Worker 3 1 2

Caste Factor

In Riphyim village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.78 % of total population in Riphyim village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Riphyim village of Wokha.

Work Profile

In Riphyim village out of total population, 844 were engaged in work activities. 99.64 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.36 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 844 workers engaged in Main Work, 794 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 42 were Agricultural labourer.