Noklak Circle, with population of about 20 thousand is Tuensang district's the 2nd most populous sub district, located in Tuensang district of the state Nagaland in India. There are 9 villages in the sub district, among them Noklak Hq is the most populous village with population of 7674 and Nokyan "B" is the least populous village with population of 363.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 20 thousand people, among them about 10 thousand (52%) are male and 9441 (48%) are female. 2% of the whole population are from general caste and 98% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Noklak circle is 20%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3667 households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Noklak circle live in the Noklak Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Noklak

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19,507 305 0 19,202 3,895
Male 10,066 190 0 9,876 2,046
Female 9,441 115 0 9,326 1,849

Most populated Villages in Noklak

Villages
Name Population
Noklak Hq 7674
Noklak Vill. 4205
Pangsha (New) 2575
Nokyan 1542
Pangsha (Old) 1121
Wansoi 924
Dan 636
Kusong 467
Nokyan "B" 363

Religion wise distribution of population

Christians contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Hindus which contribute 1% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Christians are 945 in Hindus are 324.

Religion wise population 2011 - Noklak

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 19,507 135 101 19,209 3 38 0 0 21
Male 10,066 102 62 9,876 1 15 0 0 10
Female 9,441 33 39 9,333 2 23 0 0 11

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -2.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 20 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -1.2% which is 2% higher than male population growth rate of -3.2%. General caste population has decreased by -76.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 2.9% and child population has increased by 4.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Noklak

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -2.3% -76.6% 0% 2.9% 4.3%
Male -3.2% -74.6% 0% 2.3% 10.5%
Female -1.2% -79.2% 0% 3.5% -1.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 938 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 605, and in schedule tribe is 944. There are 904 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 increased by 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 114 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Noklak

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 -133 0 11 -114
2011 938 605 0 944 904
2001 919 738 0 933 1018

Villages with highest sex ratio in Noklak

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Wansoi 1149
Pangsha (New) 990
Pangsha (Old) 988
Kusong 962
Noklak Vill. 937
Nokyan 925
Noklak Hq 915
Nokyan "B" 911
Dan 714

Literacy

Total about 12 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them 6360 are male and 5619 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Noklak is 77%. 79% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 26%. Male literacy has gone up by 24% and female literacy rate has gone up by 29%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Noklak

Total Male Female
Change 26.1% 23.8% 28.8%
2011 76.7% 79.3% 74%
2001 50.6% 55.5% 45.2%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Noklak

Villages
Name Literacy Rate %
Noklak Hq 83
Wansoi 82
Pangsha (New) 80
Pangsha (Old) 80
Nokyan 72
Kusong 70
Noklak Vill. 69
Nokyan "B" 54
Dan 53

Workers profile

Noklak has 50% (9785) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 50% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Noklak

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 50.2% 40% 10.2% 49.8%
Male 50.5% 41.5% 9% 49.5%
Female 49.8% 38.4% 11.4% 50.2%