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

Zoom is a village situated in Soreng sub-division of West District district in Sikkim. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 422 families residing in the village Zoom. The total population of Zoom is 1,841 out of which 945 are males and 896 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Zoom is 948.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Zoom village is 148 which is 8% of the total population. There are 78 male children and 70 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Zoom is 897 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (948) of Zoom village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Zoom is 83.9%. Thus Zoom village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.5% of West District district. The male literacy rate is 90.89% and the female literacy rate is 76.63% in Zoom village.

Population
1,841
Families
422
Literacy
83.93%
Sex Ratio
948

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

Zoom Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 148 78 70
Literacy 83.93% 90.89% 76.63%
Scheduled Caste 100 54 46
Scheduled Tribe 255 127 128
Illiterate 420 157 263

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.9% of total population in Zoom village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Zoom village out of total population, 963 were engaged in work activities. 74% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 963 workers engaged in Main Work, 396 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 713 467 246
Cultivators 396 223 173
Agriculture Labourer 8 7 1
Household Industries 22 15 7
Other Workers 287 222 65
Marginal Workers 250 94 156
Non Working 878 384 494

Map of Zoom, West District, Sikkim


Nearby Villages to Zoom, Soreng

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


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