Mawkasain is a village placed in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Positioned in rural part of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 166 villages of Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the government register, the village number of Mawkasain is 278662. The village has 127 houses.
According to Census 2011, Mawkasain's population is 698. Out of this, 347 are males whereas the females count 351 here. This village has 184 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 86 are boys and 98 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mawkasain village is 64%. 447 out of total 698 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 69% as 240 males out of total 347 are literate however female literacy rate is 58% as 207 out of total 351 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Mawkasain village is 35%. Here 251 out of total 698 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 30% as 107 males out of total 347 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 41% and 144 out of total 351 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working people of Mawkasain village is 188 while 510 are non-working. And out of 188 occupied individual 43 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.