Kongthong is a village positioned in Khatarshnong Laitkroh Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Located in rural area of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 98 villages of Khatarshnong Laitkroh Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the government register, the village number of Kongthong is 278556. The village has 109 homes.
According to Census 2011, Kongthong's population is 567. Out of this, 275 are males while the females count 292 here. This village has 117 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 62 are boys and 55 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kongthong village is 55%. 312 out of total 567 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 48% as 134 males out of total 275 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 60% as 178 out of total 292 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Kongthong village is 44%. Here 255 out of total 567 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 51% as 141 males out of total 275 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 39% and 114 out of total 292 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working individual of Kongthong village is 275 while 292 are non-working. And out of 275 employed person 223 peoples are completely reliant on cultivation.