Tanglei is a village located in Mawkynrew Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Placed in rural region of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 71 villages of Mawkynrew Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the government records, the village code of Tanglei is 278436. The village has 68 families.
According to Census 2011, Tanglei's population is 384. Out of this, 188 are males while the females count 196 here. This village has 106 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 48 are boys and 58 are girls.
Literacy rate in Tanglei village is 45%. 176 out of total 384 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 33% as 63 males out of total 188 are educated however female literacy rate is 57% as 113 out of total 196 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Tanglei village is shockingly high -- 54%. Here 208 out of total 384 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 66% as 125 males out of total 188 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 83 out of total 196 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working person of Tanglei village is 172 whereas 212 are un-employed. And out of 172 working individual 86 individuals are completely dependent on agriculture.