Chuchen Population, Caste, Working Data West District, Sikkim - Census 2011

Chuchen is a village situated in Soreng sub-division of West District district in Sikkim. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 183 families residing in the village Chuchen. The total population of Chuchen is 875 out of which 457 are males and 418 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chuchen is 915.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chuchen village is 88 which is 10% of the total population. There are 49 male children and 39 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chuchen is 796 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (915) of Chuchen village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chuchen is 77.8%. Thus Chuchen village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.5% of West District district. The male literacy rate is 83.82% and the female literacy rate is 71.24% in Chuchen village.

Population
875
Families
183
Literacy
77.76%
Sex Ratio
915

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chuchen village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Chuchen Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Chuchen village.

Total Male Female
Children 88 49 39
Literacy 77.76% 83.82% 71.24%
Scheduled Caste 31 15 16
Scheduled Tribe 482 262 220
Illiterate 263 115 148

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 55.1% of total population in Chuchen village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Chuchen village out of total population, 509 were engaged in work activities. 73.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 509 workers engaged in Main Work, 312 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 373 255 118
Cultivators 312 213 99
Agriculture Labourer 9 5 4
Household Industries 1 1 0
Other Workers 51 36 15
Marginal Workers 136 29 107
Non Working 366 173 193

Map of Chuchen, West District, Sikkim


Nearby Villages to Chuchen, Soreng

Below are the list of villages near Chuchen village in Soreng.

Village Population
Takuthang 1,282
Tinzerbong 1,037
Suldung 754
Parrengaon 1,301
Kamling 1,247
Deythang 1,283
Mabong 1,094
Sribadam 1,127
Segeng 864
Bara-Samdong 1,385

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