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

Rishi is a village situated in Soreng sub-division of West District district in Sikkim. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 117 families residing in the village Rishi. The total population of Rishi is 659 out of which 330 are males and 329 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Rishi is 997.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Rishi village is 85 which is 13% of the total population. There are 38 male children and 47 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Rishi is 1,237 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (997) of Rishi village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Rishi is 75.6%. Thus Rishi village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.5% of West District district. The male literacy rate is 85.27% and the female literacy rate is 65.6% in Rishi village.

Population
659
Families
117
Literacy
75.61%
Sex Ratio
997

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

Rishi Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 85 38 47
Literacy 75.61% 85.27% 65.6%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 490 246 244
Illiterate 225 81 144

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 74.4% of total population in Rishi village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Rishi village out of total population, 399 were engaged in work activities. 81.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 399 workers engaged in Main Work, 314 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 326 193 133
Cultivators 314 186 128
Agriculture Labourer 2 1 1
Household Industries 1 1 0
Other Workers 9 5 4
Marginal Workers 73 23 50
Non Working 260 114 146

Map of Rishi, West District, Sikkim


Nearby Villages to Rishi, Soreng

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

Village Population
Bum 635
Bara-Samdong 1,385
Hathidunga 957
Sribadam 1,127
Jeel 744
Deythang 1,283
Sangadorji 1,198
Parrengaon 1,301
Rinchenpong 1,458
Takuthang 1,282

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