Matikhru is a village situated in Meluri circle of Phek district in Nagaland. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 154 families residing in the village Matikhru. The total population of Matikhru is 623 out of which 324 are males and 299 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Matikhru is 923.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Matikhru village is 125 which is 20% of the total population. There are 69 male children and 56 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Matikhru is 812 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (923) of Matikhru village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Matikhru is 81.5%. Thus Matikhru village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.8% of Phek district. The male literacy rate is 87.06% and the female literacy rate is 75.72% in Matikhru village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Matikhru 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 Matikhru village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 95.3% of total population in Matikhru village.
In Matikhru village out of total population, 304 were engaged in work activities. 98.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 304 workers engaged in Main Work, 246 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Matikhru village in Meluri.