Akhegwo is a village situated in Meluri circle of Phek district in Nagaland. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 246 families residing in the village Akhegwo. The total population of Akhegwo is 1,196 out of which 613 are males and 583 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Akhegwo is 951.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Akhegwo village is 259 which is 22% of the total population. There are 135 male children and 124 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Akhegwo is 919 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (951) of Akhegwo village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Akhegwo is 51.4%. Thus Akhegwo village has lower literacy rate compared to 64.8% of Phek district. The male literacy rate is 57.95% and the female literacy rate is 44.66% in Akhegwo village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Akhegwo village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Akhegwo village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.2% of total population in Akhegwo village.
In Akhegwo village out of total population, 571 were engaged in work activities. 95.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 571 workers engaged in Main Work, 506 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Akhegwo village in Meluri.