Laitlum is a village placed in Mawkynrew Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Placed in rural region of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 71 villages of Mawkynrew Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the government records, the village code of Laitlum is 278446. The village has 148 houses.
According to Census 2011, Laitlum's population is 728. Out of this, 366 are males whereas the females count 362 here. This village has 152 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 83 are boys and 69 are girls.
Literacy rate in Laitlum village is 60%. 441 out of total 728 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 57% as 210 males out of total 366 are educated however female literacy rate is 63% as 231 out of total 362 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Laitlum village is 39%. Here 287 out of total 728 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 42% as 156 males out of total 366 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 36% and 131 out of total 362 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied individual of Laitlum village is 421 however 307 are non-working. And out of 421 employed individual 92 peoples are entirely dependent on agriculture.