Buknuam is a village situated in Lunglei block of Lunglei district in Mizoram. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 57 families residing in the village Buknuam. The total population of Buknuam is 276 out of which 153 are males and 123 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Buknuam is 804.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Buknuam village is 76 which is 28% of the total population. There are 41 male children and 35 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Buknuam is 854 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (804) of Buknuam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Buknuam is 69.5%. Thus Buknuam village has lower literacy rate compared to 75% of Lunglei district. The male literacy rate is 78.57% and the female literacy rate is 57.95% in Buknuam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Buknuam 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 Buknuam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.3% of total population in Buknuam village.
In Buknuam village out of total population, 72 were engaged in work activities. 100% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 72 workers engaged in Main Work, 61 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Buknuam village in Lunglei.