Sekhum is a village situated in Lunglei block of Lunglei district in Mizoram. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 64 families residing in the village Sekhum. The total population of Sekhum is 310 out of which 167 are males and 143 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sekhum is 856.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sekhum village is 50 which is 16% of the total population. There are 28 male children and 22 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sekhum is 786 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (856) of Sekhum village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sekhum is 98.8%. Thus Sekhum village has higher literacy rate compared to 75% of Lunglei district. The male literacy rate is 99.28% and the female literacy rate is 98.35% in Sekhum village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sekhum 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 Sekhum village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 100% of total population in Sekhum village.
In Sekhum village out of total population, 156 were engaged in work activities. 83.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 156 workers engaged in Main Work, 110 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sekhum village in Lunglei.