Nongkyndang Population - West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Nongkyndang is a small village located in Mawshynrut Block of West Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 27 families residing. The Nongkyndang village has population of 165 of which 83 are males while 82 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nongkyndang village population of children with age 0-6 is 38 which makes up 23.03 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nongkyndang village is 988 which is lower than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Nongkyndang as per census is 900, lower than Meghalaya average of 970.

Nongkyndang village has lower literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Nongkyndang village was 67.72 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Nongkyndang Male literacy stands at 69.84 % while female literacy rate was 65.63 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Nongkyndang village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Nongkyndang village.

Nongkyndang Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 27 - -
Population 165 83 82
Child (0-6) 38 20 18
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 165 83 82
Literacy 67.72 % 69.84 % 65.63 %
Total Workers 84 44 40
Main Worker 47 - -
Marginal Worker 37 17 20

Caste Factor

In Nongkyndang village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 100.00 % of total population in Nongkyndang village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Nongkyndang village of West Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Nongkyndang village out of total population, 84 were engaged in work activities. 55.95 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44.05 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 84 workers engaged in Main Work, 43 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149