Nongchram Population - East Garo Hills, Meghalaya

Nongchram is a medium size village located in Dambo Rongjeng Block of East Garo Hills district, Meghalaya with total 181 families residing. The Nongchram village has population of 1051 of which 537 are males while 514 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nongchram village population of children with age 0-6 is 177 which makes up 16.84 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nongchram village is 957 which is lower than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Nongchram as per census is 883, lower than Meghalaya average of 970.

Nongchram village has lower literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Nongchram village was 62.24 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Nongchram Male literacy stands at 62.08 % while female literacy rate was 62.41 %.

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

Nongchram Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 181 - -
Population 1,051 537 514
Child (0-6) 177 94 83
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,027 518 509
Literacy 62.24 % 62.08 % 62.41 %
Total Workers 495 259 236
Main Worker 495 - -
Marginal Worker 0 0 0

Caste Factor

In Nongchram village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 97.72 % of total population in Nongchram village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Nongchram village of East Garo Hills.

Work Profile

In Nongchram village out of total population, 495 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 495 workers engaged in Main Work, 474 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