Walong is a Block situated in Anjaw district in Arunachal Pradesh. Situated in rural part of Arunachal Pradesh, it is one among the 4 blocks of Anjaw district. As per the administration register, the block number of Walong is 99. The block has 99 villages and there are total 1486 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Walong's population is 6683. Out of this, 3683 are males while the females count 3000 here. This block has 1176 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 596 are boys and 580 are girls.
Literacy rate in Walong block is 47%. 3158 out of total 6683 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 57% as 2113 males out of total 3683 are educated however female literacy rate is 34% as 1045 out of total 3000 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Walong block is shockingly high -- 52%. Here 3525 out of total 6683 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 42% as 1570 males out of total 3683 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 65% and 1955 out of total 3000 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Walong block is 3385 still 3298 are un-employed. And out of 3385 occupied person 1608 individuals are completely reliant on agriculture.