Hiawa is a small Amerindian village located in Central Rupununi Region 9. This community is accessible by land. It has a population of approximately 278, whose main source income comes from agriculture. Its primary products sold are, corn, sweet cassava, sweet potatoes, bananas and eddoes etc. The village has a primary school and nursery top, health hut, hot meal kitchen and one Church.

COMMUNITY PROFILE 
NameHiawa
Satellite/s
Region9
Area of Land
Titled/Untitled
Senior CouncilorAnastasia Clementino
Name of Current Toshao (2012)
Total Number Councillors
Number of CSO’s10
DEMOGRAPHICS
Total Population 278
Number of households54
1 st LanguageMakushi
2 nd LanguageEnglish
ReligionChristian
Types of transportationMini bus
Economy
Major economic activitiesagriculture
SCHOOL
Name of Nursery SchoolHiawa Nursery Class
Number of Nursery School Students21
Name of Primary School StudentsHiawa Primary School
Number of Primary School Students74
HEALTH FACILITY
Type of Health FacilityHealth Hut
Health Personnel1 CHW
Buildings
Other Main BuildingsHot meal kitchen
INFRASTRUCTURE
Other Infrastructure Church
EQUIPMENT
Other Equipment Chain saw, sewing machine