Mawkawir is a village located in Shella Bholaganj Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Placed in rural area of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 139 villages of Shella Bholaganj Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the government records, the village code of Mawkawir is 278793. The village has 29 families.
According to Census 2011, Mawkawir's population is 127. Out of this, 64 are males whereas the females count 63 here. This village has 24 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 14 are boys and 10 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mawkawir village is 77%. 98 out of total 127 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 71% as 46 males out of total 64 are literate however female literacy rate is 82% as 52 out of total 63 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Mawkawir village is 22%. Here 29 out of total 127 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 28% as 18 males out of total 64 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 17% and 11 out of total 63 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working individual of Mawkawir village is 38 while 89 are un-employed. And out of 38 occupied individual 9 peoples are entirely dependent on cultivation.