Jalynteng is a village situated in Khatarshnong Laitkroh Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Positioned in rural part of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 98 villages of Khatarshnong Laitkroh Block of East Khasi Hills district. According to the government register, the village number of Jalynteng is 278588. The village has 143 houses.
According to Census 2011, Jalynteng's population is 814. Out of this, 397 are males while the females count 417 here. This village has 185 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 93 are boys and 92 are girls.
Literacy rate in Jalynteng village is 51%. 420 out of total 814 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 46% as 183 males out of total 397 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 56% as 237 out of total 417 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Jalynteng village is 48%. Here 394 out of total 814 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 53% as 214 males out of total 397 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 43% and 180 out of total 417 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Jalynteng village is 392 while 422 are un-employed. And out of 392 working people 376 individuals are completely reliant on cultivation.