Mechuka is a Block placed in West Siang district in Arunachal Pradesh. Positioned in rural region of Arunachal Pradesh, it is one of the 10 blocks of West Siang district. As per the administration records, the block code of Mechuka is 34. The block has 70 villages and there are total 1439 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Mechuka's population is 8838. Out of this, 4589 are males while the females count 4249 here. This block has 1361 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 677 are boys and 684 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mechuka block is 42%. 3800 out of total 8838 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 52% as 2408 males out of total 4589 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 32% as 1392 out of total 4249 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Mechuka block is shockingly high -- 57%. Here 5038 out of total 8838 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 47% as 2181 males out of total 4589 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 67% and 2857 out of total 4249 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Mechuka block is 3834 yet 5004 are non-working. And out of 3834 occupied people 958 persons are fully reliant on agriculture.