Chukitong is a Block situated in Wokha district in Nagaland. Positioned in rural part of Nagaland, it is one among the 5 blocks of Wokha district. According to the government records, the block code of Chukitong is 22. The block has 12 villages and there are total 2817 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chukitong's population is 15023. Out of this, 7510 are males while the females count 7513 here. This block has 1893 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 965 are boys and 928 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Chukitong block is 76%. 11420 out of total 15023 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 79% as 5986 males out of total 7510 are educated however female literacy rate is 72% as 5434 out of total 7513 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Chukitong block is 23%. Here 3603 out of total 15023 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 20% as 1524 males out of total 7510 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 27% and 2079 out of total 7513 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Chukitong block is 9149 yet 5874 are non-working. And out of 9149 occupied person 5391 peoples are completely dependent on cultivation.