Mawthwan is a village located in Mawphlang Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Situated in rural area 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 register, the village code of Mawthwan is 278135. The village has 148 homes.
According to Census 2011, Mawthwan's population is 885. Out of this, 433 are males while the females count 452 here. This village has 185 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 93 are boys and 92 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mawthwan village is 63%. 559 out of total 885 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 61% as 267 males out of total 433 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 64% as 292 out of total 452 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Mawthwan village is 36%. Here 326 out of total 885 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 38% as 166 males out of total 433 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 35% and 160 out of total 452 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed people of Mawthwan village is 357 while 528 are un-employed. And out of 357 occupied individual 307 peoples are entirely dependent on farming.