Mekirang Population - Wokha, Nagaland

Mekirang is a small village located in Bhandari Circle of Wokha district, Nagaland with total 38 families residing. The Mekirang village has population of 154 of which 85 are males while 69 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mekirang village population of children with age 0-6 is 17 which makes up 11.04 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mekirang village is 812 which is lower than Nagaland state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Mekirang as per census is 2400, higher than Nagaland average of 943.

Mekirang village has lower literacy rate compared to Nagaland. In 2011, literacy rate of Mekirang village was 78.10 % compared to 79.55 % of Nagaland. In Mekirang Male literacy stands at 77.50 % while female literacy rate was 78.95 %.

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

Mekirang Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 38 - -
Population 154 85 69
Child (0-6) 17 5 12
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 151 83 68
Literacy 78.10 % 77.50 % 78.95 %
Total Workers 123 74 49
Main Worker 102 - -
Marginal Worker 21 14 7

Caste Factor

In Mekirang village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.05 % of total population in Mekirang village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Mekirang village of Wokha.

Work Profile

In Mekirang village out of total population, 123 were engaged in work activities. 82.93 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.07 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 123 workers engaged in Main Work, 65 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 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