Phodong Population, Caste, Working Data North District, Sikkim - Census 2011

Phodong is a village situated in Mangan sub-division of North District district in Sikkim. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 142 families residing in the village Phodong. The total population of Phodong is 821 out of which 416 are males and 405 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Phodong is 974.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Phodong village is 58 which is 7% of the total population. There are 33 male children and 25 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Phodong is 758 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (974) of Phodong village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Phodong is 86.5%. Thus Phodong village has a higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of North District district. The male literacy rate is 88.51% and the female literacy rate is 84.47% in Phodong village.

Sex Ratio

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

Phodong Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 58 33 25
Literacy 86.5% 88.51% 84.47%
Scheduled Caste 27 16 11
Scheduled Tribe 587 285 302
Illiterate 161 77 84

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 71.5% of total population in Phodong village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Phodong village out of total population, 215 were engaged in work activities. 56.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 215 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 121 90 31
Cultivators 1 1 0
Other Workers 120 89 31
Marginal Workers 94 65 29
Non Working 606 261 345

Map of Phodong, North District, Sikkim

Nearby Villages to Phodong, Mangan

Below are the list of villages near Phodong village in Mangan.

Village Population
Tumlong 425
Chawang 579
Rongong 646
Phamtam 248
Ramthamg 438
Men-Rongong 412
Tangyek 686
Paney-Phensong 682
Sheyam 854
Labi 626