Punge is a village placed in Phungyar Block of Ukhrul district in Manipur. Situated in rural area of Ukhrul district of Manipur, it is one among the 37 villages of Phungyar Block of Ukhrul district. As per the administration register, the village code of Punge is 270537. The village has 33 families.
According to Census 2011, Punge's population is 220. Out of this, 110 are males whereas the females count 110 here. This village has 29 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 13 are boys and 16 are girls.
Literacy rate in Punge village is 49%. 108 out of total 220 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 54% as 60 males out of total 110 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 43% as 48 out of total 110 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Punge village is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 112 out of total 220 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 45% as 50 males out of total 110 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 56% and 62 out of total 110 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Punge village is 83 while 137 are non-working. And out of 83 employed individual 67 persons are completely dependent on farming.