Kananthar is a village situated in Zawlnuam Block of Mamit district in Mizoram. Situated in rural region of Mamit district of Mizoram, it is one among the 66 villages of Zawlnuam Block of Mamit district. As per the administration records, the village number of Kananthar is 271055. The village has 54 homes.
According to Census 2011, Kananthar's population is 268. Out of this, 131 are males whereas the females count 137 here. This village has 65 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 25 are boys and 40 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kananthar village is 34%. 92 out of total 268 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 45% as 60 males out of total 131 are educated however female literacy rate is 23% as 32 out of total 137 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Kananthar village is shockingly high -- 65%. Here 176 out of total 268 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 54% as 71 males out of total 131 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 76% and 105 out of total 137 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied people of Kananthar village is 145 however 123 are un-employed. And out of 145 occupied person 142 persons are completely dependent on agriculture.