Zokhawthar

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Zokhawthar
village
Zokhawdar on the right and Rihkhawdar on the left
Zokhawdar on the right and Rihkhawdar on the left
Zokhawthar is located in Mizoram
Zokhawthar
Zokhawthar
Location in Mizoram, India
Zokhawthar is located in India
Zokhawthar
Zokhawthar
Zokhawthar (India)
Coordinates: 23°21′55″N 93°23′08″E / 23.3652465°N 93.3855078°E / 23.3652465; 93.3855078Coordinates: 23°21′55″N 93°23′08″E / 23.3652465°N 93.3855078°E / 23.3652465; 93.3855078
CountryIndia
StateMizoram
DistrictChamphai
BlockKhawzawl
Elevation
735 m (2,411 ft)
Population
(2011)
 • Total2,632
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
2011 census code271338

Zokhawthar is a village in the Champhai district of Mizoram, India.[1] It is located in the Khawzawl R.D. Block, on the Indo-Burma border, near the Rih Dil lake. On the Mayanmar side is Khawmawi village accessible via a bridge built over the Harhva river.

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2011 census of India, Zokhawthar has 501 households. The effective literacy rate (i.e. the literacy rate of population excluding children aged 6 and below) is 93.58%.[2]

Demographics (2011 Census)[2]
Total Male Female
Population 2632 1299 1333
Children aged below 6 years 498 249 249
Scheduled caste 1 1 0
Scheduled tribe 2569 1260 1309
Literates 1997 1006 991
Workers (all) 994 642 352
Main workers (total) 848 582 266
Main workers: Cultivators 156 125 31
Main workers: Agricultural labourers 278 205 73
Main workers: Household industry workers 29 13 16
Main workers: Other 385 239 146
Marginal workers (total) 146 60 86
Marginal workers: Cultivators 13 8 5
Marginal workers: Agricultural labourers 36 22 14
Marginal workers: Household industry workers 19 7 12
Marginal workers: Others 78 23 55
Non-workers 1638 657 981

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mizoram villages" (PDF). Land Records Information Systems Division, NIC. Retrieved 2015-08-22.
  2. ^ a b "District Census Handbook - Champhai" (PDF). 2011 Census of India. Directorate of Census Operations, Mizoram. Retrieved 2015-08-22.