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

Mawjam 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 45 families residing in the village Mawjam. The total population of Mawjam is 249 out of which 109 are males and 140 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mawjam is 1,284.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Mawjam village is 59 which is 24% of the total population. There are 25 male children and 34 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mawjam is 1,360 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,284) of Mawjam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mawjam is 62.1%. Thus Mawjam village has a lower literacy rate compared to 70% of East Khasi Hills district. The male literacy rate is 52.38% and the female literacy rate is 69.81% in Mawjam village.

Sex Ratio

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

Mawjam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 59 25 34
Literacy 62.11% 52.38% 69.81%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 249 109 140
Illiterate 131 65 66

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 100% of total population in Mawjam village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Mawjam village out of total population, 122 were engaged in work activities. 82% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 122 workers engaged in Main Work, 19 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 100 59 41
Cultivators 19 16 3
Other Workers 81 43 38
Marginal Workers 22 3 19
Non Working 127 47 80

Map of Mawjam, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Nearby Villages to Mawjam, Mawkynrew

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

Village Population
Khapmaw 363
Thangbnai 387
Mawkria 805
Mawlat 618
Wahmawlein 272
Mawrasai 301
Mawsna 472
Wahlyngdoh 454
Khlieh-a-sem 482
Umblai 229