Mawphu is a village located in Shella Bholaganj Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Located 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 number of Mawphu is 278770. The village has 128 homes.
According to Census 2011, Mawphu's population is 695. Out of this, 342 are males while the females count 353 here. This village has 130 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 61 are boys and 69 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mawphu village is 67%. 468 out of total 695 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 65% as 223 males out of total 342 are literate while female literacy rate is 69% as 245 out of total 353 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Mawphu village is 32%. Here 227 out of total 695 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 34% as 119 males out of total 342 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 30% and 108 out of total 353 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed individual of Mawphu village is 297 however 398 are non-working. And out of 297 occupied people 277 persons are totally dependent on farming.