Thenhlum is a village situated in West Bunghmun block of Lunglei district in Mizoram. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 215 families residing in the village Thenhlum. The total population of Thenhlum is 1,009 out of which 521 are males and 488 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Thenhlum is 937.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Thenhlum village is 171 which is 17% of the total population. There are 85 male children and 86 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Thenhlum is 1,012 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (937) of Thenhlum village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Thenhlum is 92.6%. Thus Thenhlum village has higher literacy rate compared to 75% of Lunglei district. The male literacy rate is 95.18% and the female literacy rate is 89.8% in Thenhlum village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Thenhlum 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 Thenhlum village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 96.5% of total population in Thenhlum village.
In Thenhlum village out of total population, 527 were engaged in work activities. 63.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 527 workers engaged in Main Work, 210 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 27 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Thenhlum village in West Bunghmun.