Jowai City Population - Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya

Jowai (M) is a City and Municipality located in Thadlaskein Taluk of Jaintia Hills district in Meghalaya. Jowai city has 4,942 housholds and town is divided into 13 wards. Jowai city elections are held of every 5 years to elect representative of each ward.

As per the Census India 2011, Jowai city has population of 28,430 of which 13,675 are males and 14,755 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 3,857 which is 13.57% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Jowai city is around 1079 compared to 989 which is average of Meghalaya state. The literacy rate of Jowai city is 78.74% out of which 78.68% males are literate and 78.8% females are literate. There are 0.36% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 91.25% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Jowai city.

List of Wards in Jowai

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WardPopulationLiteracySex-ratio
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-00015,31276.73%1061
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-00023,66778.37%1128
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-00032,12676.58%805
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-00041,85474.92%1090
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-00052,06083.3%1171
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-00062,81480.85%1033
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-00071,90078.89%1189
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-000860686.63%1212
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-000986087.21%1150
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-00102,86074.37%1089
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-00111,32981.87%1208
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-00122,31479.52%1057
Jowai (M) WARD NO.-001372882.42%1154

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Jowai Population Facts

Number of Households4,942
Population28,430
Male Population13,675 (48.1%)
Female Population14,755 (51.9%)
Children Population3,857
Sex-ratio1079
Literacy78.74%
Male Literacy78.68%
Female Literacy78.8%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %91.25%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %0.36%

Map of Jowai, Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya