is a census town
in Champhai district
in the Indian state
It was announced as a district capital of Mizoram since august 2008
As of 2001
, Khawzawl had a population of 9286. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Khawzawl has an average literacy rate of 78%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 76%. In Khawzawl, 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.