Mawryngkneng is a Block placed in East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Placed in rural region of Meghalaya, it is one among the 8 blocks of East Khasi Hills district. According to the administration records, the block number of Mawryngkneng is 29. The block has 64 villages and there are total 12219 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Mawryngkneng's population is 67291. Out of this, 33396 are males whereas the females count 33895 here. This block has 14228 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 7259 are boys and 6969 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mawryngkneng block is 63%. 42668 out of total 67291 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 60% as 20105 males out of total 33396 are literate however female literacy rate is 66% as 22563 out of total 33895 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Mawryngkneng block is 36%. Here 24623 out of total 67291 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 39% as 13291 males out of total 33396 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 33% and 11332 out of total 33895 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Mawryngkneng block is 27283 however 40008 are un-employed. And out of 27283 employed individual 10962 individuals are entirely dependent on agriculture.