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Diengiong Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Diengiong is a small village located in Mylliem Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 28 families residing. The Diengiong village has population of 136 of which 78 are males while 58 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Diengiong village population of children with age 0-6 is 25 which makes up 18.38 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Diengiong village is 744 which is lower than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Diengiong as per census is 316, lower than Meghalaya average of 970.

Diengiong village has higher literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Diengiong village was 81.98 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Diengiong Male literacy stands at 81.36 % while female literacy rate was 82.69 %.

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

Diengiong Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 28 - -
Population 136 78 58
Child (0-6) 25 19 6
Schedule Caste 15 7 8
Schedule Tribe 101 59 42
Literacy 81.98 % 81.36 % 82.69 %
Total Workers 70 46 24
Main Worker 70 - -
Marginal Worker 0 0 0

Caste Factor

In Diengiong village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 74.26 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 11.03 % of total population in Diengiong village.

Work Profile

In Diengiong village out of total population, 70 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 70 workers engaged in Main Work, 37 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.