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Lyngkhom Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Lyngkhom is a medium size village located in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 51 families residing. The Lyngkhom village has population of 261 of which 132 are males while 129 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Lyngkhom village population of children with age 0-6 is 41 which makes up 15.71 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Lyngkhom village is 977 which is lower than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Lyngkhom as per census is 519, lower than Meghalaya average of 970.

Lyngkhom village has higher literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Lyngkhom village was 100.00 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Lyngkhom Male literacy stands at 100.00 % while female literacy rate was 100.00 %.

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

Lyngkhom Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 51 - -
Population 261 132 129
Child (0-6) 41 27 14
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 259 131 128
Literacy 100.00 % 100.00 % 100.00 %
Total Workers 80 59 21
Main Worker 32 - -
Marginal Worker 48 31 17

Caste Factor

In Lyngkhom village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.23 % of total population in Lyngkhom village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Lyngkhom village of East Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Lyngkhom village out of total population, 80 were engaged in work activities. 40.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 80 workers engaged in Main Work, 23 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.