Mawkahiar is a village placed in Mawphlang Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Positioned in rural region of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 184 villages of Mawphlang Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the administration register, the village number of Mawkahiar is 278176. The village has 53 families.
According to Census 2011, Mawkahiar's population is 183. Out of this, 101 are males while the females count 82 here. This village has 40 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 17 are boys and 23 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mawkahiar village is 41%. 76 out of total 183 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 42% as 43 males out of total 101 are educated however female literacy rate is 40% as 33 out of total 82 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Mawkahiar village is shockingly high -- 58%. Here 107 out of total 183 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 57% as 58 males out of total 101 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 59% and 49 out of total 82 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Mawkahiar village is 96 yet 87 are un-employed. And out of 96 occupied people 91 individuals are fully dependent on agriculture.