Khawbung is a Block located in Champhai district in Mizoram. Situated in rural region of Mizoram, it is one of the 5 blocks of Champhai district. According to the administration register, the block number of Khawbung is 15. The block has 27 villages and there are total 4479 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Khawbung's population is 22137. Out of this, 11195 are males while the females count 10942 here. This block has 3684 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 1868 are boys and 1816 are girls.
Literacy rate in Khawbung block is 80%. 17743 out of total 22137 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 81% as 9080 males out of total 11195 are literate however female literacy rate is 79% as 8663 out of total 10942 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Khawbung block is 19%. Here 4394 out of total 22137 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 18% as 2115 males out of total 11195 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 20% and 2279 out of total 10942 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied individual of Khawbung block is 10934 while 11203 are un-employed. And out of 10934 occupied person 8677 persons are totally dependent on cultivation.