Mawshynrut Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - West Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya

Mawshynrut Block of West Khasi Hills district has total population of 74,490 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 38,081 are males while 36,409 are females. In 2011 there were total 12,830 families residing in Mawshynrut Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Mawshynrut Block is 956.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Mawshynrut Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 74.3% and the sex ratio of Mawshynrut Block is 956.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mawshynrut Block is 17077 which is 23% of the total population. There are 8803 male children and 8274 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mawshynrut Block is 940 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 956 ) of Mawshynrut Block.

The total literacy rate of Mawshynrut Block is 74.29%. The male literacy rate is 59.24% and the female literacy rate is 55.19% in Mawshynrut Block.

Population
74,490
Literacy
74.29%
Sex Ratio
956

To facilitate the administration, Mawshynrut Block is further divided into 328 villages.

Mawshynrut Block Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Mawshynrut Block.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 17,077 8,803 8,274
Literacy 74.29% 59.24% 55.19%
Scheduled Caste 18 13 5
Scheduled Tribe 73,092 37,303 35,789
Illiterate 31,838 15,522 16,316

Caste-wise Population - Mawshynrut Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 98.1% of total population in Mawshynrut Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 18 13 5
Schedule Tribe 73,092 37,303 35,789

Religion-wise Population - Mawshynrut Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 286 (0.38%) 185 101
Muslim 327 (0.44%) 188 139
Christian 73,111 (98.15%) 37,327 35,784
Sikh 5 (0.01%) 2 3
Buddhist 413 (0.55%) 209 204
Jain 4 (0.01%) 4 0
Other Religion 152 (0.2%) 74 78
No Religion Specified 192 (0.26%) 92 100

Literacy Rate - Mawshynrut Block

Average literacy rate of Mawshynrut Block in 2011 were 74.29% in which, male and female literacy were 77.05% and 71.42% respectively. Total literate in Mawshynrut Block were 42,652 of which male and female were 22,559 and 20,093 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Mawshynrut Block

The Sex Ratio of Mawshynrut Block is 956 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 956 females in Mawshynrut Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 940 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 956 ) of Mawshynrut Block.


Child Population - Mawshynrut Block

According to Census 2011, there were 17,077 children between age 0 to 6 years in Mawshynrut Block. Out of which 17,077 were male while 17,077 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Mawshynrut Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Mawshynrut Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Mawshynrut Block lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 17,077.

Total Urban Rural
Population 74,490 0 74,490
Children (0 - 6 years) 17,077 0 17,077
Schedule Caste 18 0 18
Schedule Tribe 73,092 0 73,092
Literacy 74.29% - 74.29%
Sex Ratio 956 - 956

Working Population - Mawshynrut Block

In Mawshynrut Block out of total population, 32,458 were engaged in work activities. 72.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 32,458 workers engaged in Main Work, 17,092 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,437 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 23,538 13,914 9,624
Cultivators 17,092 9,895 7,197
Agriculture Labourer 2,437 1,383 1,054
Household Industries 275 112 163
Other Workers 3,734 2,524 1,210
Marginal Workers 8,920 4,105 4,815
Non Working 42,032 20,062 21,970

Mawshynrut Block Map


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