Pynden Sohlang Population - West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Pynden Sohlang is a small village located in Mawkyrwat Block of West Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 25 families residing. The Pynden Sohlang village has population of 143 of which 84 are males while 59 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pynden Sohlang village population of children with age 0-6 is 30 which makes up 20.98 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pynden Sohlang village is 702 which is lower than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Pynden Sohlang as per census is 500, lower than Meghalaya average of 970.

Pynden Sohlang village has higher literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Pynden Sohlang village was 89.38 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Pynden Sohlang Male literacy stands at 93.75 % while female literacy rate was 83.67 %.

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

Pynden Sohlang Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 25 - -
Population 143 84 59
Child (0-6) 30 20 10
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 142 83 59
Literacy 89.38 % 93.75 % 83.67 %
Total Workers 64 38 26
Main Worker 35 - -
Marginal Worker 29 9 20

Caste Factor

In Pynden Sohlang village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.30 % of total population in Pynden Sohlang village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Pynden Sohlang village of West Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Pynden Sohlang village out of total population, 64 were engaged in work activities. 54.69 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.31 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 64 workers engaged in Main Work, 32 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 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