Choknyu is a village situated in Chen circle of Mon district in Nagaland. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 286 families residing in the village Choknyu. The total population of Choknyu is 1,238 out of which 649 are males and 589 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Choknyu is 908.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Choknyu village is 237 which is 19% of the total population. There are 129 male children and 108 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Choknyu is 837 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (908) of Choknyu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Choknyu is 60.7%. Thus Choknyu village has higher literacy rate compared to 47.8% of Mon district. The male literacy rate is 64.23% and the female literacy rate is 56.96% in Choknyu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Choknyu 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 Choknyu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 98.5% of total population in Choknyu village.
In Choknyu village out of total population, 655 were engaged in work activities. 58.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 655 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 372 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Choknyu village in Chen.