Sakyong-Pentong Population, Caste, Working Data North District, Sikkim - Census 2011

Sakyong-Pentong 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 37 families residing in the village Sakyong-Pentong. The total population of Sakyong-Pentong is 171 out of which 94 are males and 77 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sakyong-Pentong is 819.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Sakyong-Pentong village is 19 which is 11% of the total population. There are 10 male children and 9 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sakyong-Pentong is 900 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (819) of Sakyong-Pentong village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sakyong-Pentong is 87.5%. Thus Sakyong-Pentong village has a higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of North District district. The male literacy rate is 96.43% and the female literacy rate is 76.47% in Sakyong-Pentong village.

Sex Ratio

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

Sakyong-Pentong Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 19 10 9
Literacy 87.5% 96.43% 76.47%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 167 91 76
Illiterate 38 13 25

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 97.7% of total population in Sakyong-Pentong village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Sakyong-Pentong village out of total population, 126 were engaged in work activities. 75.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 126 workers engaged in Main Work, 71 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 95 50 45
Cultivators 71 32 39
Other Workers 24 18 6
Marginal Workers 31 20 11
Non Working 45 24 21

Map of Sakyong-Pentong, North District, Sikkim

Nearby Villages to Sakyong-Pentong, Mangan

Below are the list of villages near Sakyong-Pentong village in Mangan.

Village Population
Lingzah-Tolung 422
Lum 331
Tingbong 992
Sangtok 639
Lingdem 392
Gor 861
Lingthem 1,226
Gnon-Samdong 333
Salim Pakel 873
Hee-Gyathang 1,180