Khwad Population, Caste, Working Data East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya - Census 2011

Khwad is a village situated in Mawkynrew block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 66 families residing in the village Khwad. The total population of Khwad is 295 out of which 156 are males and 139 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Khwad is 891.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Khwad village is 59 which is 20% of the total population. There are 33 male children and 26 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Khwad is 788 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (891) of Khwad village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Khwad is 64.8%. Thus Khwad village has a lower literacy rate compared to 70% of East Khasi Hills district. The male literacy rate is 66.67% and the female literacy rate is 62.83% in Khwad village.

Sex Ratio

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Khwad village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Khwad Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Khwad village.

Total Male Female
Children 59 33 26
Literacy 64.83% 66.67% 62.83%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 289 154 135
Illiterate 142 74 68

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 98% of total population in Khwad village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Khwad village out of total population, 151 were engaged in work activities. 97.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 151 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 64 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 147 81 66
Agriculture Labourer 64 34 30
Other Workers 83 47 36
Marginal Workers 4 1 3
Non Working 144 74 70

Map of Khwad, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Nearby Villages to Khwad, Mawkynrew

Below are the list of villages near Khwad village in Mawkynrew.

Village Population
Siltham 198
Nongpyrdi 364
Pashang 290
Rngibah 606
Umsawwar 409
Iewrynghep 420
Mawlang 267
Mawlyngot 201
Mawjatap 700
Rangmudi 75