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5th Mile Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

5th Mile is a medium size village located in Mylliem Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 271 families residing. The 5th Mile village has population of 1516 of which 701 are males while 815 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In 5th Mile village population of children with age 0-6 is 214 which makes up 14.12 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of 5th Mile village is 1163 which is higher than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the 5th Mile as per census is 877, lower than Meghalaya average of 970.

5th Mile village has higher literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of 5th Mile village was 91.86 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In 5th Mile Male literacy stands at 91.48 % while female literacy rate was 92.17 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, 5th Mile village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in 5th Mile village.

5th Mile Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 271 - -
Population 1,516 701 815
Child (0-6) 214 114 100
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,413 651 762
Literacy 91.86 % 91.48 % 92.17 %
Total Workers 505 299 206
Main Worker 487 - -
Marginal Worker 18 8 10

Caste Factor

In 5th Mile village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 93.21 % of total population in 5th Mile village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in 5th Mile village of East Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In 5th Mile village out of total population, 505 were engaged in work activities. 96.44 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.56 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 505 workers engaged in Main Work, 6 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.