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Mawkriah West Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Mawkriah West is a medium size village located in Mylliem Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 134 families residing. The Mawkriah West village has population of 616 of which 307 are males while 309 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mawkriah West village population of children with age 0-6 is 79 which makes up 12.82 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mawkriah West village is 1007 which is higher than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Mawkriah West as per census is 717, lower than Meghalaya average of 970.

Mawkriah West village has higher literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Mawkriah West village was 96.46 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Mawkriah West Male literacy stands at 97.32 % while female literacy rate was 95.65 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Mawkriah West 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 Mawkriah West village.

Mawkriah West Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 134 - -
Population 616 307 309
Child (0-6) 79 46 33
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 607 302 305
Literacy 96.46 % 97.32 % 95.65 %
Total Workers 304 171 133
Main Worker 234 - -
Marginal Worker 70 20 50

Caste Factor

In Mawkriah West village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.54 % of total population in Mawkriah West village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Mawkriah West village of East Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Mawkriah West village out of total population, 304 were engaged in work activities. 76.97 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.03 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 304 workers engaged in Main Work, 172 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 28 were Agricultural labourer.