Nongumkap Population - West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Nongumkap is a small village located in Mawshynrut Block of West Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 31 families residing. The Nongumkap village has population of 162 of which 80 are males while 82 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nongumkap village population of children with age 0-6 is 27 which makes up 16.67 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nongumkap village is 1025 which is higher than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Nongumkap as per census is 1077, higher than Meghalaya average of 970.

Nongumkap village has lower literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Nongumkap village was 68.15 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Nongumkap Male literacy stands at 82.09 % while female literacy rate was 54.41 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Nongumkap 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 Nongumkap village.

Nongumkap Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 31 - -
Population 162 80 82
Child (0-6) 27 13 14
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 158 78 80
Literacy 68.15 % 82.09 % 54.41 %
Total Workers 121 62 59
Main Worker 70 - -
Marginal Worker 51 27 24

Caste Factor

In Nongumkap village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 97.53 % of total population in Nongumkap village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Nongumkap village of West Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Nongumkap village out of total population, 121 were engaged in work activities. 57.85 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 42.15 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 121 workers engaged in Main Work, 67 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