Lyngkynshieh is a village located in Khatarshnong Laitkroh Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Placed 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 administration register, the village code of Lyngkynshieh is 278508. The village has 43 families.
According to Census 2011, Lyngkynshieh's population is 240. Out of this, 102 are males whereas the females count 138 here. This village has 44 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 16 are boys and 28 are girls.
Literacy rate in Lyngkynshieh village is 72%. 173 out of total 240 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 74% as 76 males out of total 102 are educated while female literacy rate is 70% as 97 out of total 138 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Lyngkynshieh village is 27%. Here 67 out of total 240 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 25% as 26 males out of total 102 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 29% and 41 out of total 138 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed person of Lyngkynshieh village is 106 however 134 are non-working. And out of 106 working person 33 persons are totally reliant on farming.