Leite is a village situated in Hnahthial block of Lunglei district in Mizoram. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 173 families residing in the village Leite. The total population of Leite is 665 out of which 321 are males and 344 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Leite is 1,072.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Leite village is 92 which is 14% of the total population. There are 45 male children and 47 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Leite is 1,044 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,072) of Leite village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Leite is 96.2%. Thus Leite village has higher literacy rate compared to 75% of Lunglei district. The male literacy rate is 96.74% and the female literacy rate is 95.62% in Leite village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Leite 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 Leite village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 98.2% of total population in Leite village.
In Leite village out of total population, 449 were engaged in work activities. 77.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 449 workers engaged in Main Work, 292 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Leite village in Hnahthial.