Maweit Population, Caste, Working Data West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya - Census 2011

Maweit is a village situated in Nongstoin block of West Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 88 families residing in the village Maweit. The total population of Maweit is 589 out of which 306 are males and 283 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Maweit is 925.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Maweit village is 145 which is 25% of the total population. There are 77 male children and 68 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Maweit is 883 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (925) of Maweit village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Maweit is 75.7%. Thus Maweit village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.2% of West Khasi Hills district. The male literacy rate is 75.11% and the female literacy rate is 76.28% in Maweit village.

Sex Ratio

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

Maweit Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 145 77 68
Literacy 75.68% 75.11% 76.28%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 587 304 283
Illiterate 253 134 119

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.7% of total population in Maweit village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Maweit village out of total population, 316 were engaged in work activities. 43% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 57% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 316 workers engaged in Main Work, 26 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 38 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 136 75 61
Cultivators 26 15 11
Agriculture Labourer 38 24 14
Household Industries 11 7 4
Other Workers 61 29 32
Marginal Workers 180 88 92
Non Working 273 143 130

Map of Maweit, West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Nearby Villages to Maweit, Nongstoin

Below are the list of villages near Maweit village in Nongstoin.