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Nongriat Population - East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Nongriat is a small village located in Shella Bholaganj Block of East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya with total 31 families residing. The Nongriat village has population of 136 of which 73 are males while 63 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nongriat village population of children with age 0-6 is 29 which makes up 21.32 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nongriat village is 863 which is lower than Meghalaya state average of 989. Child Sex Ratio for the Nongriat as per census is 813, lower than Meghalaya average of 970.

Nongriat village has higher literacy rate compared to Meghalaya. In 2011, literacy rate of Nongriat village was 93.46 % compared to 74.43 % of Meghalaya. In Nongriat Male literacy stands at 96.49 % while female literacy rate was 90.00 %.

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

Nongriat Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 31 - -
Population 136 73 63
Child (0-6) 29 16 13
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 136 73 63
Literacy 93.46 % 96.49 % 90.00 %
Total Workers 49 39 10
Main Worker 48 - -
Marginal Worker 1 0 1

Caste Factor

In Nongriat village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 100.00 % of total population in Nongriat village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Nongriat village of East Khasi Hills.

Work Profile

In Nongriat village out of total population, 49 were engaged in work activities. 97.96 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.04 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 49 workers engaged in Main Work, 28 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 10 were Agricultural labourer.