Wahrit Population - West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Wahrit is a medium size village located in Mairang Block of West Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 102 families residing. The Wahrit village has population of 607 of which 323 are males while 284 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Wahrit village population of children with age 0-6 is 134 which makes up 22.08 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Wahrit village is 879 which is lower than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Wahrit as per census is 811, lower than Meghalaya average of 970.

Wahrit village has higher literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Wahrit village was 92.60 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Wahrit Male literacy stands at 90.76 % while female literacy rate was 94.64 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Wahrit village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Wahrit village.

Wahrit Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 102 - -
Population 607 323 284
Child (0-6) 134 74 60
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 601 319 282
Literacy 92.60 % 90.76 % 94.64 %
Total Workers 247 142 105
Main Worker 247 - -
Marginal Worker 0 0 0

Caste Factor

In Wahrit village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.01 % of total population in Wahrit village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Wahrit village of West Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Wahrit village out of total population, 247 were engaged in work activities. 100.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 247 workers engaged in Main Work, 238 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149