Jaroit is a village located in Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Positioned in rural area of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 64 villages of Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the administration records, the village code of Jaroit is 278405. The village has 167 homes.
According to Census 2011, Jaroit's population is 798. Out of this, 410 are males whereas the females count 388 here. This village has 218 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 116 are boys and 102 are girls.
Literacy rate in Jaroit village is 67%. 539 out of total 798 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 64% as 265 males out of total 410 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 70% as 274 out of total 388 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Jaroit village is 32%. Here 259 out of total 798 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 35% as 145 males out of total 410 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 29% and 114 out of total 388 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied person of Jaroit village is 382 yet 416 are non-working. And out of 382 employed people 359 persons are entirely dependent on agriculture.