Sangau is a Block situated in Lawngtlai district in Mizoram. Positioned in rural region of Mizoram, it is one among the 4 blocks of Lawngtlai district. As per the government records, the block code of Sangau is 27. The block has 19 villages and there are total 3211 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sangau's population is 16739. Out of this, 8438 are males while the females count 8301 here. This block has 3270 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 1685 are boys and 1585 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sangau block is 71%. 11993 out of total 16739 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 73% as 6198 males out of total 8438 are literate while female literacy rate is 69% as 5795 out of total 8301 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Sangau block is 28%. Here 4746 out of total 16739 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 26% as 2240 males out of total 8438 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 30% and 2506 out of total 8301 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Sangau block is 5205 whereas 11534 are non-working. And out of 5205 employed person 3081 persons are completely reliant on farming.