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

Mawsir 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 25 families residing in the village Mawsir. The total population of Mawsir is 150 out of which 86 are males and 64 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mawsir is 744.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Mawsir village is 30 which is 20% of the total population. There are 19 male children and 11 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mawsir is 579 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (744) of Mawsir village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mawsir is 33.3%. Thus Mawsir village has a lower literacy rate compared to 70% of East Khasi Hills district. The male literacy rate is 19.4% and the female literacy rate is 50.94% in Mawsir village.

Sex Ratio

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

Mawsir Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 30 19 11
Literacy 33.33% 19.4% 50.94%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 148 85 63
Illiterate 110 73 37

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 98.7% of total population in Mawsir village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Mawsir village out of total population, 79 were engaged in work activities. 79.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 79 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 61 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 63 43 20
Cultivators 1 1 0
Agriculture Labourer 61 42 19
Other Workers 1 0 1
Marginal Workers 16 1 15
Non Working 71 42 29

Map of Mawsir, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Nearby Villages to Mawsir, Mawkynrew

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

Village Population
Ksanrngi 255
Jatah Nonglyer 616
Mawdulop 169
Jatah Lakadong 907
Mynsang 1,009
Laitmynsang 294
Umsham 237
Umtong 553
Lynshing 1,285
Mawkynrew 931