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

Wahmawlein 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 74 families residing in the village Wahmawlein. The total population of Wahmawlein is 272 out of which 130 are males and 142 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Wahmawlein is 1,092.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Wahmawlein village is 59 which is 22% of the total population. There are 28 male children and 31 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Wahmawlein is 1,107 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,092) of Wahmawlein village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Wahmawlein is 54%. Thus Wahmawlein village has a lower literacy rate compared to 70% of East Khasi Hills district. The male literacy rate is 57.84% and the female literacy rate is 50.45% in Wahmawlein village.

Sex Ratio

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

Wahmawlein Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 59 28 31
Literacy 53.99% 57.84% 50.45%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 271 130 141
Illiterate 157 71 86

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.6% of total population in Wahmawlein village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Wahmawlein village out of total population, 131 were engaged in work activities. 99.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 131 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 45 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 130 63 67
Agriculture Labourer 45 20 25
Other Workers 85 43 42
Marginal Workers 1 0 1
Non Working 141 67 74

Map of Wahmawlein, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Nearby Villages to Wahmawlein, Mawkynrew

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

Village Population
Mawsna 472
Mawkria 805
Khlieh-a-sem 482
Khapmaw 363
Syntung 948
Mawjam 249
Siangkhnai 191
Thangbnai 387
Mawjatap 700
Mawlat 618