Kanto is a village positioned in Imphal West 1 Block of Imphal West district in Manipur. Positioned in rural part of Imphal West district of Manipur, it is one of the 92 villages of Imphal West 1 Block of Imphal West district. According to the government register, the village code of Kanto is 270039. The village has 209 houses.
According to Census 2011, Kanto's population is 977. Out of this, 491 are males while the females count 486 here. This village has 153 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 94 are boys and 59 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kanto village is 59%. 584 out of total 977 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 64% as 316 males out of total 491 are literate however female literacy rate is 55% as 268 out of total 486 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Kanto village is 40%. Here 393 out of total 977 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 35% as 175 males out of total 491 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 44% and 218 out of total 486 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working people of Kanto village is 419 however 558 are non-working. And out of 419 working individual 206 persons are fully dependent on agriculture.