Silkur is a village located in Lungsen Block of Lunglei district in Mizoram. Situated in rural part of Lunglei district of Mizoram, it is one among the 82 villages of Lungsen Block of Lunglei district. According to the government register, the village code of Silkur is 271503. The village has 59 families.
According to Census 2011, Silkur's population is 278. Out of this, 139 are males while the females count 139 here. This village has 59 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 31 are boys and 28 are girls.
Literacy rate in Silkur village is 53%. 148 out of total 278 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 69% as 96 males out of total 139 are literate however female literacy rate is 37% as 52 out of total 139 females are literate in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Silkur village is 46%. Here 130 out of total 278 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 30% as 43 males out of total 139 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 62% and 87 out of total 139 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied individual of Silkur village is 63 whereas 215 are non-working. And out of 63 employed individual 56 individuals are fully dependent on cultivation.