Khatarshnong Laitkroh is a Block located in East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Placed in rural part of Meghalaya, it is one of the 8 blocks of East Khasi Hills district. According to the administration register, the block code of Khatarshnong Laitkroh is 31. The block has 98 villages and there are total 6587 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Khatarshnong Laitkroh's population is 33570. Out of this, 16723 are males whereas the females count 16847 here. This block has 7310 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 3701 are boys and 3609 are girls.
Literacy rate in Khatarshnong Laitkroh block is 60%. 20328 out of total 33570 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 59% as 9870 males out of total 16723 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 62% as 10458 out of total 16847 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Khatarshnong Laitkroh block is 39%. Here 13242 out of total 33570 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 40% as 6853 males out of total 16723 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 37% and 6389 out of total 16847 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Khatarshnong Laitkroh block is 15046 however 18524 are non-working. And out of 15046 employed people 7332 individuals are entirely reliant on farming.