Zelume is a village situated in Razieba circle of Phek district in Nagaland. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 236 families residing in the village Zelume. The total population of Zelume is 1,076 out of which 552 are males and 524 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Zelume is 949.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Zelume village is 202 which is 19% of the total population. There are 98 male children and 104 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Zelume is 1,061 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (949) of Zelume village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Zelume is 64.6%. Thus Zelume village has lower literacy rate compared to 64.8% of Phek district. The male literacy rate is 71.59% and the female literacy rate is 57.14% in Zelume village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Zelume 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 Zelume village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.4% of total population in Zelume village.
In Zelume village out of total population, 442 were engaged in work activities. 99.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 442 workers engaged in Main Work, 349 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Zelume village in Razieba.