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

Salyangdang is a village situated in Soreng sub-division of West District district in Sikkim. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 202 families residing in the village Salyangdang. The total population of Salyangdang is 963 out of which 488 are males and 475 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Salyangdang is 973.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Salyangdang village is 98 which is 10% of the total population. There are 44 male children and 54 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Salyangdang is 1,227 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (973) of Salyangdang village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Salyangdang is 73.8%. Thus Salyangdang village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.5% of West District district. The male literacy rate is 81.76% and the female literacy rate is 65.32% in Salyangdang village.

Population
963
Families
202
Literacy
73.76%
Sex Ratio
973

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

Salyangdang Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 98 44 54
Literacy 73.76% 81.76% 65.32%
Scheduled Caste 62 32 30
Scheduled Tribe 88 45 43
Illiterate 325 125 200

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 9.1% of total population in Salyangdang village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Salyangdang village out of total population, 388 were engaged in work activities. 36.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 63.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 388 workers engaged in Main Work, 60 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 143 117 26
Cultivators 60 53 7
Agriculture Labourer 7 7 0
Household Industries 5 4 1
Other Workers 71 53 18
Marginal Workers 245 150 95
Non Working 575 221 354

Map of Salyangdang, West District, Sikkim


Nearby Villages to Salyangdang, Soreng

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

Village Population
Siktam 510
Longchok 1,023
Lower Fambong 723
Tikpur 1,911
Dhalam 1,886
Okhery 1,683
Upper Fambong 2,995
Ribdi 1,034
Timberbong 2,156
Bhareng 390

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