Shak is a village situated in Chetam circle of Upper Subansiri district in Arunachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 17 families residing in the village Shak. The total population of Shak is 68 out of which 33 are males and 35 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shak is 1,061.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shak village is 9 which is 13% of the total population. There are 7 male children and 2 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shak is 286 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,061) of Shak village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Shak is 62.7%. Thus Shak village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.3% of Upper Subansiri district. The male literacy rate is 76.92% and the female literacy rate is 51.52% in Shak village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Shak 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 Shak village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 97.1% of total population in Shak village.
In Shak village out of total population, 41 were engaged in work activities. 78% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 41 workers engaged in Main Work, 30 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Shak village in Chetam.