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Pyndensohsaw Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Pyndensohsaw is a medium size village located in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 142 families residing. The Pyndensohsaw village has population of 804 of which 408 are males while 396 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Pyndensohsaw village population of children with age 0-6 is 171 which makes up 21.27 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pyndensohsaw village is 971 which is lower than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Pyndensohsaw as per census is 839, lower than Meghalaya average of 970.

Pyndensohsaw village has higher literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Pyndensohsaw village was 95.10 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Pyndensohsaw Male literacy stands at 96.51 % while female literacy rate was 93.71 %.

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

Pyndensohsaw Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 142 - -
Population 804 408 396
Child (0-6) 171 93 78
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 802 407 395
Literacy 95.10 % 96.51 % 93.71 %
Total Workers 224 171 53
Main Worker 223 - -
Marginal Worker 1 1 0

Caste Factor

In Pyndensohsaw village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.75 % of total population in Pyndensohsaw village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Pyndensohsaw village of East Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Pyndensohsaw village out of total population, 224 were engaged in work activities. 99.55 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.45 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 224 workers engaged in Main Work, 49 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 152 were Agricultural labourer.