Nongkseh Population - West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Nongkseh is a medium size village located in Mairang Block of West Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 70 families residing. The Nongkseh village has population of 353 of which 188 are males while 165 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nongkseh village population of children with age 0-6 is 107 which makes up 30.31 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nongkseh village is 878 which is lower than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Nongkseh as per census is 1019, higher than Meghalaya average of 970.

Nongkseh village has lower literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Nongkseh village was 43.50 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Nongkseh Male literacy stands at 45.19 % while female literacy rate was 41.44 %.

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

Nongkseh Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 70 - -
Population 353 188 165
Child (0-6) 107 53 54
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 347 183 164
Literacy 43.50 % 45.19 % 41.44 %
Total Workers 164 89 75
Main Worker 164 - -
Marginal Worker 0 0 0

Caste Factor

In Nongkseh village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.30 % of total population in Nongkseh village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Nongkseh village of West Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Nongkseh village out of total population, 164 were engaged in work activities. 100.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 164 workers engaged in Main Work, 160 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