Mapynthaw is a village located in Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Situated in rural region of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 64 villages of Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district. According to the government register, the village number of Mapynthaw is 278422. The village has 88 homes.
According to Census 2011, Mapynthaw's population is 499. Out of this, 237 are males whereas the females count 262 here. This village has 100 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 55 are boys and 45 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mapynthaw village is 61%. 309 out of total 499 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 56% as 134 males out of total 237 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 66% as 175 out of total 262 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Mapynthaw village is 38%. Here 190 out of total 499 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 43% as 103 males out of total 237 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 33% and 87 out of total 262 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working people of Mapynthaw village is 177 while 322 are un-employed. And out of 177 working individual 25 persons are completely dependent on cultivation.