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Thakurnaw Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Thakurnaw is a small village located in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 30 families residing. The Thakurnaw village has population of 162 of which 79 are males while 83 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Thakurnaw village population of children with age 0-6 is 40 which makes up 24.69 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Thakurnaw village is 1051 which is higher than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Thakurnaw as per census is 1000, higher than Meghalaya average of 970.

Thakurnaw village has lower literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Thakurnaw village was 59.84 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Thakurnaw Male literacy stands at 64.41 % while female literacy rate was 55.56 %.

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

Thakurnaw Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 30 - -
Population 162 79 83
Child (0-6) 40 20 20
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 162 79 83
Literacy 59.84 % 64.41 % 55.56 %
Total Workers 37 29 8
Main Worker 4 - -
Marginal Worker 33 26 7

Caste Factor

In Thakurnaw village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 100.00 % of total population in Thakurnaw village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Thakurnaw village of East Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Thakurnaw village out of total population, 37 were engaged in work activities. 10.81 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 89.19 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 37 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.