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Joiram Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Joiram is a medium size village located in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 55 families residing. The Joiram village has population of 284 of which 142 are males while 142 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Joiram village population of children with age 0-6 is 60 which makes up 21.13 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Joiram village is 1000 which is higher than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Joiram as per census is 1400, higher than Meghalaya average of 970.

Joiram village has lower literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Joiram village was 46.43 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Joiram Male literacy stands at 47.86 % while female literacy rate was 44.86 %.

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

Joiram Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 55 - -
Population 284 142 142
Child (0-6) 60 25 35
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 283 142 141
Literacy 46.43 % 47.86 % 44.86 %
Total Workers 134 74 60
Main Worker 28 - -
Marginal Worker 106 58 48

Caste Factor

In Joiram village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.65 % of total population in Joiram village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Joiram village of East Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Joiram village out of total population, 134 were engaged in work activities. 20.90 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 79.10 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 134 workers engaged in Main Work, 4 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.