Lyngwa is a village situated in Mawphlang Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Positioned in rural part of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 184 villages of Mawphlang Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the administration register, the village code of Lyngwa is 278124. The village has 47 houses.
According to Census 2011, Lyngwa's population is 307. Out of this, 158 are males whereas the females count 149 here. This village has 66 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 31 are boys and 35 are girls.
Literacy rate in Lyngwa village is 47%. 145 out of total 307 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 40% as 64 males out of total 158 are educated while female literacy rate is 54% as 81 out of total 149 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Lyngwa village is shockingly high -- 52%. Here 162 out of total 307 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 59% as 94 males out of total 158 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 45% and 68 out of total 149 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied person of Lyngwa village is 140 while 167 are un-employed. And out of 140 employed individual 88 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.