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Umkseh Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Umkseh is a medium size village located in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 182 families residing. The Umkseh village has population of 960 of which 454 are males while 506 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Umkseh village population of children with age 0-6 is 185 which makes up 19.27 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Umkseh village is 1115 which is higher than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Umkseh as per census is 1126, higher than Meghalaya average of 970.

Umkseh village has higher literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Umkseh village was 93.68 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Umkseh Male literacy stands at 94.28 % while female literacy rate was 93.14 %.

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

Umkseh Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 182 - -
Population 960 454 506
Child (0-6) 185 87 98
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 959 453 506
Literacy 93.68 % 94.28 % 93.14 %
Total Workers 415 198 217
Main Worker 380 - -
Marginal Worker 35 22 13

Caste Factor

In Umkseh village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.90 % of total population in Umkseh village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Umkseh village of East Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Umkseh village out of total population, 415 were engaged in work activities. 91.57 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.43 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 415 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 176 were Agricultural labourer.