Jarain is a village situated in Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Placed in rural part of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 64 villages of Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the government register, the village number of Jarain is 278411. The village has 56 houses.
According to Census 2011, Jarain's population is 324. Out of this, 166 are males whereas the females count 158 here. This village has 74 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 37 are boys and 37 are girls.
Literacy rate in Jarain village is 65%. 211 out of total 324 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 62% as 104 males out of total 166 are literate however female literacy rate is 67% as 107 out of total 158 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Jarain village is 34%. Here 113 out of total 324 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 37% as 62 males out of total 166 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 32% and 51 out of total 158 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied people of Jarain village is 127 while 197 are un-employed. And out of 127 occupied person 13 persons are entirely dependent on cultivation.