Shawat is a village positioned in Narkanda Block of Shimla district in Himachal Pradesh. Placed in rural area of Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh, it is one among the 186 villages of Narkanda Block of Shimla district. As per the government records, the village code of Shawat is 8823895. The village has 87 families.
According to Census 2011, Shawat 's population is 330. Out of this, 157 are males while the females count 173 here. This village has 23 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 12 are boys and 11 are girls.
Literacy rate in Shawat village is 90%. 297 out of total 330 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 91% as 144 males out of total 157 are educated while female literacy rate is 88% as 153 out of total 173 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Shawat village is 10%. Here 33 out of total 330 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 8.% as 13 males out of total 157 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 11% and 20 out of total 173 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied individual of Shawat village is 110 while 220 are un-employed. And out of 110 employed individual 86 persons are fully reliant on cultivation.