Paja is a village situated in Gite-Ripa circle of Upper Subansiri district in Arunachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 21 families residing in the village Paja. The total population of Paja is 123 out of which 51 are males and 72 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paja is 1,412.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paja village is 17 which is 14% of the total population. There are 6 male children and 11 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paja is 1,833 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,412) of Paja village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paja is 52.8%. Thus Paja village has lower literacy rate compared to 54.3% of Upper Subansiri district. The male literacy rate is 64.44% and the female literacy rate is 44.26% in Paja village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Paja 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 Paja village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 95.1% of total population in Paja village.
In Paja village out of total population, 30 were engaged in work activities. 50% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 50% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 30 workers engaged in Main Work, 3 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Paja village in Gite-Ripa.