Chongkham is a Block situated in Namsai district in Arunachal Pradesh. Located in rural part of Arunachal Pradesh, it is one of the 3 blocks of Namsai district. According to the government register, the block code of Chongkham is 93. The block has 44 villages and there are total 4411 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chongkham's population is 21995. Out of this, 11716 are males whereas the females count 10279 here. This block has 3775 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 1959 are boys and 1816 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chongkham block is 52%. 11473 out of total 21995 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 59% as 7027 males out of total 11716 are literate however female literacy rate is 43% as 4446 out of total 10279 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Chongkham block is 47%. Here 10522 out of total 21995 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 40% as 4689 males out of total 11716 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 56% and 5833 out of total 10279 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Chongkham block is 10095 whereas 11900 are un-employed. And out of 10095 occupied person 5028 persons are entirely reliant on cultivation.