Poteh is a village situated in Parang circle of Papum Pare district in Arunachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 21 families residing in the village Poteh. The total population of Poteh is 219 out of which 119 are males and 100 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Poteh is 840.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Poteh village is 39 which is 18% of the total population. There are 19 male children and 20 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Poteh is 1,053 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (840) of Poteh village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Poteh is 41.1%. Thus Poteh village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Papum Pare district. The male literacy rate is 40% and the female literacy rate is 42.5% in Poteh village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Poteh 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 Poteh village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 83.6% of total population in Poteh village.
In Poteh village out of total population, 86 were engaged in work activities. 66.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 86 workers engaged in Main Work, 56 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Poteh village in Parang.