Bungtlang South is a Block placed in Lawngtlai district in Mizoram. Situated in rural region of Mizoram, it is one among the 4 blocks of Lawngtlai district. According to the government records, the block code of Bungtlang South is 26. The block has 27 villages and there are total 3453 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Bungtlang South's population is 17126. Out of this, 8847 are males while the females count 8279 here. This block has 3702 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 1879 are boys and 1823 are girls.
Literacy rate in Bungtlang South block is 40%. 6920 out of total 17126 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 48% as 4267 males out of total 8847 are educated however female literacy rate is 32% as 2653 out of total 8279 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Bungtlang South block is shockingly high -- 59%. Here 10206 out of total 17126 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 51% as 4580 males out of total 8847 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 67% and 5626 out of total 8279 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Bungtlang South block is 7900 however 9226 are un-employed. And out of 7900 working individual 6007 peoples are completely reliant on farming.