Phong is a village placed in Khatarshnong Laitkroh Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Positioned 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. According to the government register, the village code of Phong is 278544. The village has 54 homes.
According to Census 2011, Phong's population is 202. Out of this, 104 are males while the females count 98 here. This village has 53 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 28 are boys and 25 are girls.
Literacy rate in Phong village is 20%. 41 out of total 202 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 14% as 15 males out of total 104 are literate however female literacy rate is 26% as 26 out of total 98 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Phong village is shockingly high -- 79%. Here 161 out of total 202 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 85% as 89 males out of total 104 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 73% and 72 out of total 98 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working people of Phong village is 104 still 98 are un-employed. And out of 104 employed individual 14 peoples are completely reliant on cultivation.