East Garo Hills is a district in Meghalaya State of India. It has a total of 5 Blocks in this district. The district has an total area of 2,603 sq km. There are 2 towns and 1,110 villages in this district.
As per census East Garo Hills has a population of 317,917 in 2011 out of which 161,223 are male and 156,694 are female. Population of East Garo Hills in 2020/2021 is 348,222(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 192,147 out of 102,513 are male and 89,634 are female. People living in East Garo Hills depend on multiple skills, total workers are 126,073 out of which men are 72,262 and women are 53,811. Total 55,156 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 35,812 are cultivated by men and 19,344 are women. 8,054 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 4,847 and 3,207 are women. East Garo Hills sex ratio is 972 females per 1000 of males. Next East Garo Hills Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 2,603 sq km., 24.54 sq km is urban and 2578.46 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 352,888 in the district, 44,192 are in urban area and 273,725 are in rural area. 7,743 households are in urban, 50,585 are in rural area. 34,254 literate people are in urban, 157,893 are in rural area.
Geography of East Garo Hills
Languages spoken are Khasi, Garo, English
East Garo Hills District Blocks Map