West Khasi Hills is a district in Meghalaya State of India. It has a total of 6 Blocks in this district. The district has an total area of 5,247 sq km. There are 2 towns and 1,115 villages in this district.
As per census West Khasi Hills has a population of 383,461 in 2011 out of which 193,715 are male and 189,746 are female. Population of West Khasi Hills in 2020/2021 is 420,014(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 230,678 out of 117,307 are male and 113,371 are female. People living in West Khasi Hills depend on multiple skills, total workers are 163,345 out of which men are 89,694 and women are 73,651. Total 71,021 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 38,578 are cultivated by men and 32,443 are women. 19,987 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 11,606 and 8,381 are women. West Khasi Hills sex ratio is 980 females per 1000 of males. Next West Khasi Hills Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 5,247 sq km., 96.63 sq km is urban and 5150.37 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 425,642 in the district, 43,105 are in urban area and 340,356 are in rural area. 7,186 households are in urban, 57,720 are in rural area. 30,105 literate people are in urban, 200,573 are in rural area.
Geography of West Khasi Hills
Languages spoken are Khasi, Garo, English
West Khasi Hills District Blocks Map