Lawshlem is a village situated in Mawphlang Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Positioned in rural part of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 184 villages of Mawphlang Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the government records, the village number of Lawshlem is 278190. The village has 41 homes.
According to Census 2011, Lawshlem's population is 197. Out of this, 97 are males while the females count 100 here. This village has 60 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 27 are boys and 33 are girls.
Literacy rate in Lawshlem village is 48%. 95 out of total 197 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 44% as 43 males out of total 97 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 52% as 52 out of total 100 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Lawshlem village is shockingly high -- 51%. Here 102 out of total 197 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 55% as 54 males out of total 97 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 48% and 48 out of total 100 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working people of Lawshlem village is 110 however 87 are un-employed. And out of 110 occupied individual 100 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.