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Chekawn Population - Champhai, Mizoram

Chekawn is a medium size village located in East Lungdar Block of Champhai district, Mizoram with total 49 families residing. The Chekawn village has population of 277 of which 149 are males while 128 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chekawn village population of children with age 0-6 is 43 which makes up 15.52 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chekawn village is 859 which is lower than Mizoram state average of 976. Child Sex Ratio for the Chekawn as per census is 870, lower than Mizoram average of 970.

Chekawn village has higher literacy rate compared to Mizoram. In 2011, literacy rate of Chekawn village was 96.58 % compared to 91.33 % of Mizoram. In Chekawn Male literacy stands at 96.03 % while female literacy rate was 97.22 %.

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

Chekawn Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 49 - -
Population 277 149 128
Child (0-6) 43 23 20
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 275 148 127
Literacy 96.58 % 96.03 % 97.22 %
Total Workers 153 87 66
Main Worker 137 - -
Marginal Worker 16 6 10

Caste Factor

In Chekawn village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.28 % of total population in Chekawn village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Chekawn village of Champhai.

Work Profile

In Chekawn village out of total population, 153 were engaged in work activities. 89.54 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.46 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 153 workers engaged in Main Work, 120 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.