Jowai City Population Census 2011 Data- Meghalaya

Jowai (M) town is situated in district JAINTIA HILLS, Meghalaya. The Jowai town has population of 28430, male population is 13675 and female population is 14755 as per the Census 2011 data. Population of Children under the age of 0-6 is 3857, male child population under the age of six is 1958 and female child population under the age of six is 1899. Total literacy rate of Jowai city is 91.1%, male literacy rate is 91.83% and female literacy rate is 90.44%. In Jowai Female Sex Ratio is 1079 per 1000 male persons. Child sex ratio is 970 per 1000 male child under the age of six. Total number of house hold in Jowai is 4942.

Census Data of Jowai District JAINTIA HILLS, State Meghalaya- India --Census 2011

Population Area (Ha) Density (P/Ha) Sex Ratio Literacy
28430 8 3554 1079 91.1%

Population of Jowai, District JAINTIA HILLS in state Meghalaya, India

Total Population Male Population Female Population
28430 13675 14755

Jowai Town Census 2011 Data ---Census 2011

Description Census 2011 Data
Town NameJowai
Civic TypeM
Teshil NameJOWAI P.S.
State NameMeghalaya
Total Population28430
Total Area8 (Ha)
Total No of House Holds4942
Total Male Population13675
Total Female Population14755
0-6 Age group Total Population3857
0-6 Age group Male Population1958
0-6 Age group Male Population1899
Total Person Literates22387
Total Male Literates10760
Total Male Literates11627
Total Person Illiterates6043
Total Male Illiterates2915
Total Male Illiterates3128
Scheduled Cast Persons102
Scheduled Cast Males60
Scheduled Cast Females42
Scheduled Tribe Persons13692
Scheduled Tribe Males12249
Scheduled Tribe Females13692

Jowai town of JAINTIA HILLS district has civic type is M. Teshil name of Jowai is THADLASKEIN. District name of Jowai town/city is JAINTIA HILLS (Meghalaya). Data Reference year is 2009 of Census 2011. Sub District HQ name of Jowai is Thadlaskein and Sub District HQ Distance is 10 Km from Jowai. District Head Quarter name is Jowai and it’s distance from the town is 0KM. As per census 2011 town code of Jowai is 801545.

Jowai Town/City Data ---Census 2011

Description Data
Town NameJowai
CD Block NameThadlaskein
Teshil NameThadlaskein
Reference Year2009
Sub District HQ NameThadlaskein
Sub District HQ Distance10 Km
District HQ NameJOWAI
District HQ Distance0 Km
Nearest City of 1 Lakh PopulationShillong
Nearest City of 1 Lakh Population Distance63 Km
Nearest City of 5 Lakh PopulationGuwahati
Nearest City of 5 Lakh Population Distance160 Km

Workers profile of Jowai

Total working population of Jowai is 10684 which are either main or marginal workers. Total workers in the town/city are 10684 out of which 5894 are male and 4790 are female. Total main workers are 9270 out of which male main workers are 5193 and female main workers are 4077. Total marginal workers of Jowai are 1414.

Jowai town Working Population ---Census 2011

Total Male Female
Total Workers 10684 5894 4790
Main Workers 9270 5193 4077
Main Workers Cultivators 36 23 13
Agriculture Labourer 29 18 11
Household Industries 47 22 25
Other Workers 9158 5130 4028
Marginal Workers 1414 701 713
Non Working Persons 17746 7781 9965

Jowai Manufacturers and Agricultural Commodities Data

Description Type Commodities
Agricultural Commodities (First)N/A
Manufacturers Commodities (First)N/A

Religon wise cesnus 2011 Data of Jowai (M)

Religion Total Population Male Population Female Population Popultation % Literacy
Hindu 1351 854 497 4.75% 4.09%
Muslim 278 179 99 0.98% 0.91%
Christian 18121 8548 9573 63.74% 58.06%
Sikh 2 2 0 0.01% 0.01%
Buddhist 14 6 8 0.05% 0.05%
Jain 11 7 4 0.04% 0.04%
Other religions and persuasions 8575 4041 4534 30.16% 27.7%
Religion not stated 78 38 40 0.27% 0.24%

Jowai MAP Location

Jowai with Census 2011 of India Town/City code 801545 is located in District JAINTIA HILLS, Meghalaya, India. Jowai Town/City location on google Map Show On Google Map

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Census 2011 Abbreviations:

M.-Municipality; M.C.-Municial Committee; M.C.I-Muncipal Council; M.Corp.-Muncipal Corporation/Corporation; N.A -Notified Area; N.A.C.-Notified Area Committee/Notified Area Council; N.P.- Nagar Panchayat/Nagar Parishad; N.P.P.-Nagar Palika Parishad; N.T- Notified Town; N.T.A- Notified Town Area; S.T.C.- Small Town Committee; T.C.-Town Committee; T.A.C.- Town Area Committee; T.M.C.- Town Municipal Council; T.P.- Town Panchayat; T.S.- Township; C.T. -Census Town.