Mawpyrshong is a village placed in Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Situated in rural area of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 64 villages of Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district. According to the administration records, the village number of Mawpyrshong is 278397. The village has 233 houses.
According to Census 2011, Mawpyrshong's population is 1446. Out of this, 737 are males while the females count 709 here. This village has 393 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 203 are boys and 190 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mawpyrshong village is 49%. 712 out of total 1446 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 42% as 311 males out of total 737 are literate however female literacy rate is 56% as 401 out of total 709 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Mawpyrshong village is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 734 out of total 1446 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 57% as 426 males out of total 737 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 43% and 308 out of total 709 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied people of Mawpyrshong village is 696 still 750 are un-employed. And out of 696 employed individual 644 individuals are totally reliant on farming.