Tlangnuam Rural Development Block (Mizoram Part), with population of about 3.1 lakh is a part of the main sub district Aizawl district, located in Aizawl district of the state Mizoram in India. There are 10 villages in the sub district, among them Sihphir is the most populous village with population of 6528 and Bung IB is the least populous village with population of 257.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Aizawl and Sairang Notified Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3.1 lakh people, among them about 1.5 lakh (49%) are male and about 1.6 lakh (51%) are female. 8% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 92% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tlangnuam rural development block (Mizoram part) is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 64 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 96% (about 3 lakh) live in Tlangnuam Sub District urban part and 4% (about 12 thousand) population live in the Tlangnuam Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tlangnuam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 311,731 24,139 585 287,007 38,811
Male 154,270 15,015 356 138,899 19,606
Female 157,461 9,124 229 148,108 19,205

Most populated Villages and Cities in Tlangnuam

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Sihphir 6528 Aizawl 293416
Muthi 907 Sairang 5950
Tuirial 824
Tuirial Jail 823
Samtlang 808
Lungleng I 791
N.Lungleng 686
Neihbawih 450
Nausel 291
Bung IB 257

Religion wise distribution of population

Christians contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Hindus which contribute 4% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Christians are 1059 in Hindus are 628 and in Muslims are 309.

Religion wise population 2011 - Tlangnuam

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 311,731 12,544 4,635 292,409 93 1,343 62 301 344
Male 154,270 7,703 3,542 142,008 67 598 35 144 173
Female 157,461 4,841 1,093 150,401 26 745 27 157 171

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 28.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 32.3% which is 7.7% higher than male population growth rate of 24.6%. General caste population has increased by 28.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 323.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 28.2% and child population has increased by 16.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tlangnuam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28.4% 28.3% 323.9% 28.2% 16.4%
Male 24.6% 15.2% 259.6% 25.5% 16.2%
Female 32.3% 57.8% 487.2% 30.8% 16.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1021 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 608, in schedule caste is 643 and in schedule tribe is 1066. There are 980 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 59 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tlangnuam

Total General SC ST Child
Change 59 164 249 43 4
2011 1021 608 643 1066 980
2001 962 444 394 1023 976

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Tlangnuam

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Bung IB 1056 Aizawl 1025
Sihphir 998 Sairang 989
Lungleng I 968
Samtlang 952
Muthi 930
N.Lungleng 916
Nausel 914
Tuirial Jail 841
Neihbawih 837
Tuirial 702

Literacy

Total about 2.7 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.3 lakh are male and about 1.4 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tlangnuam 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 1% and female literacy rate has gone down by 1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tlangnuam

Total Male Female
Change 1.0% 1.2% 0.9%
2011 98.3% 98.5% 98.1%
2001 97.3% 97.3% 97.2%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Tlangnuam

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Samtlang 99 Aizawl 98
Muthi 99 Sairang 98
Lungleng I 98
N.Lungleng 98
Sihphir 97
Bung IB 93
Tuirial Jail 93
Neihbawih 91
Nausel 91
Tuirial 91

Workers profile

Tlangnuam has 41% (about 1.3 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 32% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 26% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tlangnuam

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.5% 35.4% 6.1% 58.5%
Male 50.9% 45.1% 5.9% 49.1%
Female 32.2% 25.9% 6.3% 67.8%

Biggest Cities in Tlangnuam

Cities
Name Area (Km2)
Aizawl 176
Sairang 22