yerchum is a village situated in Taraso circle of Papum Pare district in Arunachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 14 families residing in the village yerchum. The total population of yerchum is 85 out of which 39 are males and 46 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of yerchum is 1,179.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in yerchum village is 15 which is 18% of the total population. There are 6 male children and 9 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of yerchum is 1,500 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,179) of yerchum village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of yerchum is 72.9%. Thus yerchum village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Papum Pare district. The male literacy rate is 90.91% and the female literacy rate is 56.76% in yerchum village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), yerchum 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 yerchum village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 96.5% of total population in yerchum village.
In yerchum village out of total population, 33 were engaged in work activities. 100% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 33 workers engaged in Main Work, 30 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near yerchum village in Taraso.