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Mawdon Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Mawdon is a medium size village located in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 48 families residing. The Mawdon village has population of 294 of which 134 are males while 160 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mawdon village population of children with age 0-6 is 47 which makes up 15.99 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mawdon village is 1194 which is higher than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Mawdon as per census is 1238, higher than Meghalaya average of 970.

Mawdon village has higher literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Mawdon village was 94.74 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Mawdon Male literacy stands at 92.04 % while female literacy rate was 97.01 %.

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

Mawdon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 48 - -
Population 294 134 160
Child (0-6) 47 21 26
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 291 132 159
Literacy 94.74 % 92.04 % 97.01 %
Total Workers 153 76 77
Main Worker 41 - -
Marginal Worker 112 46 66

Caste Factor

In Mawdon village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.98 % of total population in Mawdon village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Mawdon village of East Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Mawdon village out of total population, 153 were engaged in work activities. 26.80 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 73.20 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 153 workers engaged in Main Work, 38 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.