Aibawk Rural Development Block, with population of about 17 thousand is Aizawl district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in Aizawl district of the state Mizoram in India. There are 22 villages in the sub district, among them Sialsuk is the most populous village with population of 1881 and Khawhminglokawn is the least populous village with population of 38.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 17 thousand people, among them 8758 (51%) are male and 8370 (49%) are female. 2% of the whole population are from general caste and 98% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Aibawk rural development block is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3507 households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Aibawk rural development block live in the Aibawk Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Aibawk

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,128 338 0 16,790 2,570
Male 8,758 195 0 8,563 1,307
Female 8,370 143 0 8,227 1,263

Most populated Villages in Aibawk

Villages
Name Population
Sialsuk 1881
Falkawn 1339
Aibawk 1325
Samlukhai 1278
Muallungthu 1160
Phulpui 1058
Thingdawl (Melriat) 997
Tachhip 983
Sateek 859
Sailam 762

Religion wise distribution of population

Christians contribute 99% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Christians are 955.

Religion wise population 2011 - Aibawk

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 17,128 25 191 16,873 2 35 0 0 2
Male 8,758 11 90 8,632 0 24 0 0 1
Female 8,370 14 101 8,241 2 11 0 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 7.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 16 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 7.1% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of 7.2%. General caste population has increased by 184%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 5.8% and child population has increased by 2.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Aibawk

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.1% 184% -100% 5.8% 2.9%
Male 7.2% 116.7% -100% 6% 3.1%
Female 7.1% 393.1% 0% 5.7% 2.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 956 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 733, and in schedule tribe is 961. There are 966 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has decreased by 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Aibawk

Total General SC ST Child
Change -1 411 0 -3 -4
2011 956 733 0 961 966
2001 957 322 0 964 970

Villages with highest sex ratio in Aibawk

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Falkawn 1047
Aibawk 1035
Kelsih 1016
Thiak 1013
Sailam 1011
Hualngohmun 1009
Sateek 993
Sialsuk 990
S.Maubuang 988
Phulpui 945

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them 7318 are male and 6953 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Aibawk is 98%. 98% of male and 98% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Aibawk

Total Male Female
Change 1.2% 0.6% 1.9%
2011 98% 98.2% 97.8%
2001 96.8% 97.6% 95.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Aibawk

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
N.Lungsai 100
Khawhminglokawn 100
Phulpui 100
Hmuifang 100
Kelsih 100
Tachhip 99
Lamchhip 99
Sumsuih 99
Thiak 98
Sateek 98

Workers profile

Aibawk has 54% (9272) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 49% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 42% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Aibawk

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 54.1% 49.6% 4.6% 45.9%
Male 59.4% 57% 2.4% 40.6%
Female 48.6% 41.8% 6.8% 51.4%