Nongkharai Population, Caste, Working Data Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya - Census 2011

Nongkharai is a village situated in Thadlaskein block of Jaintia Hills district in Meghalaya. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 60 families residing in the village Nongkharai. The total population of Nongkharai is 272 out of which 145 are males and 127 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Nongkharai is 876.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nongkharai village is 83 which is 31% of the total population. There are 42 male children and 41 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nongkharai is 976 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (876) of Nongkharai village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Nongkharai is 44.4%. Thus Nongkharai village has lower literacy rate compared to 47.5% of Jaintia Hills district. The male literacy rate is 35.92% and the female literacy rate is 54.65% in Nongkharai village.

Population
272
Families
60
Literacy
44.44%
Sex Ratio
876

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Nongkharai village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Nongkharai Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Nongkharai village.

Total Male Female
Children 83 42 41
Literacy 44.44% 35.92% 54.65%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 266 142 124
Illiterate 188 108 80

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 97.8% of total population in Nongkharai village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Nongkharai village out of total population, 141 were engaged in work activities. 95.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 141 workers engaged in Main Work, 91 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 11 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 135 76 59
Cultivators 91 66 25
Agriculture Labourer 11 6 5
Household Industries 26 2 24
Other Workers 7 2 5
Marginal Workers 6 4 2
Non Working 131 65 66

Map of Nongkharai, Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya


Nearby Villages to Nongkharai, Thadlaskein

Below are the list of villages near Nongkharai village in Thadlaskein.

Village Population
Umrakia 17
Nongkhroh 1,296
Nonglatem 1,046
Thadmusem 414
Ksehrynshang 804
Nongkhyllep 91
Madansynrang 277
Moorap 485
Khliehriat 327
Mynsngat 916

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