Samthang (Old) is a village located in Khawbung Block of Champhai district in Mizoram. Located in rural part of Champhai district of Mizoram, it is one of the 27 villages of Khawbung Block of Champhai district. As per the government register, the village code of Samthang (old) is 271366. The village has 190 homes.
According to Census 2011, Samthang (Old)'s population is 908. Out of this, 463 are males while the females count 445 here. This village has 111 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 59 are boys and 52 are girls.
Literacy rate in Samthang (Old) village is 86%. 786 out of total 908 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 85% as 397 males out of total 463 are educated while female literacy rate is 87% as 389 out of total 445 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Samthang (Old) village is 13%. Here 122 out of total 908 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 14% as 66 males out of total 463 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 12% and 56 out of total 445 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working people of Samthang (Old) village is 510 while 398 are non-working. And out of 510 occupied person 418 persons are completely dependent on farming.