Machhwan is a village located in Jhandutta Block of Bilaspur district in Himachal Pradesh. Placed in rural area of Bilaspur district of Himachal Pradesh, it is one of the 326 villages of Jhandutta Block of Bilaspur district. As per the government records, the village code of Machhwan is 5518975. The village has 116 families.
According to Census 2011, Machhwan 's population is 532. Out of this, 248 are males while the females count 284 here. This village has 58 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 29 are boys and 29 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Machhwan village is 75%. 404 out of total 532 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 79% as 198 males out of total 248 are literate however female literacy ratio is 72% as 206 out of total 284 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Machhwan village is 24%. Here 128 out of total 532 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 20% as 50 males out of total 248 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 27% and 78 out of total 284 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied individual of Machhwan village is 277 yet 255 are un-employed. And out of 277 employed individual 1 peoples are totally reliant on farming.