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Kmawan Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Kmawan is a medium size village located in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 131 families residing. The Kmawan village has population of 794 of which 379 are males while 415 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kmawan village population of children with age 0-6 is 189 which makes up 23.80 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kmawan village is 1095 which is higher than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Kmawan as per census is 1124, higher than Meghalaya average of 970.

Kmawan village has higher literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Kmawan village was 76.53 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Kmawan Male literacy stands at 79.66 % while female literacy rate was 73.65 %.

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

Kmawan Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 131 - -
Population 794 379 415
Child (0-6) 189 89 100
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 781 372 409
Literacy 76.53 % 79.66 % 73.65 %
Total Workers 233 160 73
Main Worker 225 - -
Marginal Worker 8 5 3

Caste Factor

In Kmawan village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.36 % of total population in Kmawan village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Kmawan village of East Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Kmawan village out of total population, 233 were engaged in work activities. 96.57 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.43 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 233 workers engaged in Main Work, 168 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.