Laju is a Block positioned in Tirap district in Arunachal Pradesh. Positioned in rural area of Arunachal Pradesh, it is one of the 3 blocks of Tirap district. As per the government register, the block code of Laju is 71. The block has 19 villages and there are total 1844 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Laju's population is 9113. Out of this, 4515 are males while the females count 4598 here. This block has 2377 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 1187 are boys and 1190 are girls.
Literacy rate in Laju block is 21%. 1935 out of total 9113 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 30% as 1399 males out of total 4515 are educated while female literacy rate is 11% as 536 out of total 4598 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Laju block is shockingly high -- 78%. Here 7178 out of total 9113 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 69% as 3116 males out of total 4515 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 88% and 4062 out of total 4598 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed individual of Laju block is 4314 while 4799 are non-working. And out of 4314 occupied person 3516 peoples are fully reliant on farming.