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

Mawthadraishan Block of West Khasi Hills district has total population of 49,014 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 24,622 are males while 24,392 are females. In 2011 there were total 8,066 families residing in Mawthadraishan Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Mawthadraishan Block is 991.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Mawthadraishan Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 79.6% and the sex ratio of Mawthadraishan Block is 991.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mawthadraishan Block is 11363 which is 23% of the total population. There are 5794 male children and 5569 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mawthadraishan Block is 961 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 991 ) of Mawthadraishan Block.

The total literacy rate of Mawthadraishan Block is 79.56%. The male literacy rate is 60.54% and the female literacy rate is 61.7% in Mawthadraishan Block.

Population
49,014
Literacy
79.56%
Sex Ratio
991

To facilitate the administration, Mawthadraishan Block is further divided into 104 villages.

Mawthadraishan Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 11,363 5,794 5,569
Literacy 79.56% 60.54% 61.7%
Scheduled Caste 2 2 0
Scheduled Tribe 48,258 24,227 24,031
Illiterate 19,060 9,717 9,343

Caste-wise Population - Mawthadraishan Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 98.5% of total population in Mawthadraishan Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 2 2 0
Schedule Tribe 48,258 24,227 24,031

Religion-wise Population - Mawthadraishan Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 83 (0.17%) 54 29
Muslim 221 (0.45%) 111 110
Christian 47,889 (97.7%) 24,003 23,886
Sikh 0 (0%) 0 0
Buddhist 362 (0.74%) 201 161
Jain 16 (0.03%) 15 1
Other Religion 253 (0.52%) 141 112
No Religion Specified 190 (0.39%) 97 93

Literacy Rate - Mawthadraishan Block

Average literacy rate of Mawthadraishan Block in 2011 were 79.56% in which, male and female literacy were 79.16% and 79.95% respectively. Total literate in Mawthadraishan Block were 29,954 of which male and female were 14,905 and 15,049 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Mawthadraishan Block

The Sex Ratio of Mawthadraishan Block is 991 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 991 females in Mawthadraishan Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 961 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 991 ) of Mawthadraishan Block.


Child Population - Mawthadraishan Block

According to Census 2011, there were 11,363 children between age 0 to 6 years in Mawthadraishan Block. Out of which 11,363 were male while 11,363 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Mawthadraishan Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Mawthadraishan Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Mawthadraishan 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 11,363.

Total Urban Rural
Population 49,014 0 49,014
Children (0 - 6 years) 11,363 0 11,363
Schedule Caste 2 0 2
Schedule Tribe 48,258 0 48,258
Literacy 79.56% - 79.56%
Sex Ratio 991 - 991

Working Population - Mawthadraishan Block

In Mawthadraishan Block out of total population, 22,292 were engaged in work activities. 70.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 22,292 workers engaged in Main Work, 10,031 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,962 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 15,673 8,385 7,288
Cultivators 10,031 5,113 4,918
Agriculture Labourer 2,962 1,607 1,355
Household Industries 149 69 80
Other Workers 2,531 1,596 935
Marginal Workers 6,619 3,163 3,456
Non Working 26,722 13,074 13,648

Mawthadraishan Block Map


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