Saiha is a Block situated in Saiha district in Mizoram. Positioned in rural region of Mizoram, it is one among the 2 blocks of Saiha district. According to the administration register, the block code of Saiha is 29. The block has 20 villages and there are total 2164 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Saiha's population is 10421. Out of this, 5274 are males while the females count 5147 here. This block has 2077 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 1056 are boys and 1021 are girls.
Literacy rate in Saiha block is 68%. 7096 out of total 10421 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 70% as 3729 males out of total 5274 are educated however female literacy rate is 65% as 3367 out of total 5147 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Saiha block is 31%. Here 3325 out of total 10421 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 29% as 1545 males out of total 5274 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 34% and 1780 out of total 5147 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Saiha block is 3554 whereas 6867 are un-employed. And out of 3554 occupied person 2199 peoples are completely dependent on farming.