Cherhlun is a village situated in Hnahthial block of Lunglei district in Mizoram. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 445 families residing in the village Cherhlun. The total population of Cherhlun is 2,235 out of which 1,137 are males and 1,098 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Cherhlun is 966.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Cherhlun village is 309 which is 14% of the total population. There are 153 male children and 156 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Cherhlun is 1,020 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (966) of Cherhlun village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Cherhlun is 96.9%. Thus Cherhlun village has higher literacy rate compared to 75% of Lunglei district. The male literacy rate is 97.05% and the female literacy rate is 96.71% in Cherhlun village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Cherhlun 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 Cherhlun village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.2% of total population in Cherhlun village.
In Cherhlun village out of total population, 1,559 were engaged in work activities. 57.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 42.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,559 workers engaged in Main Work, 688 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Cherhlun village in Hnahthial.