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Dholai Malai Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Dholai Malai is a medium size village located in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 59 families residing. The Dholai Malai village has population of 327 of which 174 are males while 153 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dholai Malai village population of children with age 0-6 is 76 which makes up 23.24 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dholai Malai village is 879 which is lower than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Dholai Malai as per census is 900, lower than Meghalaya average of 970.

Dholai Malai village has lower literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Dholai Malai village was 72.91 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Dholai Malai Male literacy stands at 82.84 % while female literacy rate was 61.54 %.

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

Dholai Malai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 59 - -
Population 327 174 153
Child (0-6) 76 40 36
Schedule Caste 1 1 0
Schedule Tribe 304 153 151
Literacy 72.91 % 82.84 % 61.54 %
Total Workers 84 74 10
Main Worker 70 - -
Marginal Worker 14 7 7

Caste Factor

In Dholai Malai village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 92.97 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.31 % of total population in Dholai Malai village.

Work Profile

In Dholai Malai village out of total population, 84 were engaged in work activities. 83.33 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.67 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 84 workers engaged in Main Work, 3 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 41 were Agricultural labourer.