Jakrem A & B is a village situated in Mawkyrwat block of West Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 501 families residing in the village Jakrem A & B. The total population of Jakrem A & B is 2,974 out of which 1,492 are males and 1,482 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jakrem A & B is 993.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jakrem A & B village is 642 which is 22% of the total population. There are 321 male children and 321 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jakrem A & B is 1,000 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (993) of Jakrem A & B village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jakrem A & B is 86.1%. Thus Jakrem A & B village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.2% of West Khasi Hills district. The male literacy rate is 86.85% and the female literacy rate is 85.27% in Jakrem A & B village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jakrem A & B 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 Jakrem A & B village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.7% of total population in Jakrem A & B village.
In Jakrem A & B village out of total population, 1,310 were engaged in work activities. 9.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 90.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,310 workers engaged in Main Work, 29 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jakrem A & B village in Mawkyrwat.