Leithum is a village positioned in Khawbung Block of Champhai district in Mizoram. Located in rural area of Champhai district of Mizoram, it is one among the 27 villages of Khawbung Block of Champhai district. As per the administration register, the village code of Leithum is 271361. The village has 108 families.
According to Census 2011, Leithum's population is 546. Out of this, 269 are males while the females count 277 here. This village has 82 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 40 are boys and 42 are girls.
Literacy rate in Leithum village is 80%. 442 out of total 546 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 83% as 224 males out of total 269 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 78% as 218 out of total 277 females are literate in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Leithum village is 19%. Here 104 out of total 546 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 16% as 45 males out of total 269 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 21% and 59 out of total 277 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied individual of Leithum village is 269 whereas 277 are non-working. And out of 269 working people 237 peoples are totally reliant on cultivation.