Chirakatta is a village placed in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Located in rural region of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 166 villages of Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the administration records, the village code of Chirakatta is 278737. The village has 116 homes.
According to Census 2011, Chirakatta's population is 570. Out of this, 313 are males whereas the females count 257 here. This village has 117 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 54 are boys and 63 are girls.
Literacy rate in Chirakatta village is 30%. 176 out of total 570 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 44% as 138 males out of total 313 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 14% as 38 out of total 257 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Chirakatta village is shockingly high -- 69%. Here 394 out of total 570 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 55% as 175 males out of total 313 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 85% and 219 out of total 257 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed people of Chirakatta village is 350 still 220 are non-working. And out of 350 occupied person 4 persons are entirely reliant on agriculture.