Lejri is a village situated in Khliehriat block of Jaintia Hills district in Meghalaya. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 57 families residing in the village Lejri. The total population of Lejri is 333 out of which 176 are males and 157 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Lejri is 892.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Lejri village is 53 which is 16% of the total population. There are 24 male children and 29 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Lejri is 1,208 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (892) of Lejri village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Lejri is 71.8%. Thus Lejri village has higher literacy rate compared to 47.5% of Jaintia Hills district. The male literacy rate is 72.37% and the female literacy rate is 71.09% in Lejri village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Lejri village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Lejri village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 92.8% of total population in Lejri village.
In Lejri village out of total population, 101 were engaged in work activities. 98% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 101 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 68 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Lejri village in Khliehriat.