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Peppara Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Peppara is a small village located in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 27 families residing. The Peppara village has population of 134 of which 59 are males while 75 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Peppara village population of children with age 0-6 is 30 which makes up 22.39 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Peppara village is 1271 which is higher than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Peppara as per census is 1727, higher than Meghalaya average of 970.

Peppara village has lower literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Peppara village was 65.38 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Peppara Male literacy stands at 72.92 % while female literacy rate was 58.93 %.

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

Peppara Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 27 - -
Population 134 59 75
Child (0-6) 30 11 19
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 133 59 74
Literacy 65.38 % 72.92 % 58.93 %
Total Workers 64 34 30
Main Worker 35 - -
Marginal Worker 29 8 21

Caste Factor

In Peppara village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.25 % of total population in Peppara village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Peppara village of East Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Peppara village out of total population, 64 were engaged in work activities. 54.69 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.31 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 64 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.