Kanjang Population, Caste, Working Data Phek, Nagaland - Census 2011

Kanjang is a village situated in Meluri circle of Phek district in Nagaland. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 116 families residing in the village Kanjang. The total population of Kanjang is 539 out of which 263 are males and 276 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kanjang is 1,049.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Kanjang village is 77 which is 14% of the total population. There are 30 male children and 47 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kanjang is 1,567 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,049) of Kanjang village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kanjang is 54.5%. Thus Kanjang village has a lower literacy rate compared to 64.8% of Phek district. The male literacy rate is 60.09% and the female literacy rate is 48.91% in Kanjang village.

Sex Ratio

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

Kanjang Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 77 30 47
Literacy 54.55% 60.09% 48.91%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 535 261 274
Illiterate 287 123 164

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.3% of total population in Kanjang village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Kanjang village out of total population, 289 were engaged in work activities. 94.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 289 workers engaged in Main Work, 246 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 273 138 135
Cultivators 246 117 129
Other Workers 27 21 6
Marginal Workers 16 7 9
Non Working 250 118 132

Map of Kanjang, Phek, Nagaland

Nearby Villages to Kanjang, Meluri

Below are the list of villages near Kanjang village in Meluri.

Village Population
Mollen 430
Reguri 592
Matikhru 623
Akhen 128
Lephori 1,355
Khumiasu 407
Meluri Village 2,723
Meluri Hq 5,191
Kukhegwo 288
Akhegwo Junction 113