Mawkasiang is a village positioned in Mylliem Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Positioned in rural region of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 97 villages of Mylliem Block of East Khasi Hills district. According to the government records, the village number of Mawkasiang is 278265. The village has 98 houses.
According to Census 2011, Mawkasiang's population is 528. Out of this, 254 are males while the females count 274 here. This village has 103 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 57 are boys and 46 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mawkasiang village is 35%. 190 out of total 528 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 33% as 86 males out of total 254 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 37% as 104 out of total 274 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Mawkasiang village is shockingly high -- 64%. Here 338 out of total 528 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 66% as 168 males out of total 254 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 62% and 170 out of total 274 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed individual of Mawkasiang village is 194 while 334 are non-working. And out of 194 working person 42 individuals are totally reliant on cultivation.