West Phaileng is a Block situated in Mamit district in Mizoram. Situated in rural region of Mizoram, it is one among the 3 blocks of Mamit district. According to the administration records, the block number of West Phaileng is 2. The block has 33 villages and there are total 4303 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, West Phaileng's population is 21309. Out of this, 11232 are males while the females count 10077 here. This block has 3867 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 1959 are boys and 1908 are girls.
Literacy rate in West Phaileng block is 65%. 13945 out of total 21309 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 71% as 8065 males out of total 11232 are educated while female literacy rate is 58% as 5880 out of total 10077 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of West Phaileng block is 34%. Here 7364 out of total 21309 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 28% as 3167 males out of total 11232 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 41% and 4197 out of total 10077 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of West Phaileng block is 9294 while 12015 are non-working. And out of 9294 employed person 7275 peoples are completely reliant on cultivation.