Puankhai Population - Lunglei, Mizoram

Puankhai is a medium size village located in West Bunghmun Block of Lunglei district, Mizoram with total 187 families residing. The Puankhai village has population of 998 of which 536 are males while 462 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Puankhai village population of children with age 0-6 is 216 which makes up 21.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Puankhai village is 862 which is lower than Mizoram state average of 976. Child Sex Ratio for the Puankhai as per census is 862, lower than Mizoram average of 970.

Puankhai village has lower literacy rate compared to Mizoram. In 2011, literacy rate of Puankhai village was 38.11 % compared to 91.33 % of Mizoram. In Puankhai Male literacy stands at 53.81 % while female literacy rate was 19.89 %.

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

Puankhai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 187 - -
Population 998 536 462
Child (0-6) 216 116 100
Schedule Caste 1 0 1
Schedule Tribe 996 536 460
Literacy 38.11 % 53.81 % 19.89 %
Total Workers 455 264 191
Main Worker 422 - -
Marginal Worker 33 5 28

Caste Factor

In Puankhai village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.80 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.10 % of total population in Puankhai village.

Work Profile

In Puankhai village out of total population, 455 were engaged in work activities. 92.75 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.25 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 455 workers engaged in Main Work, 405 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