Niur is a village located in Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Located in rural part of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 64 villages of Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district. According to the government records, the village code of Niur is 278418. The village has 56 houses.
According to Census 2011, Niur's population is 255. Out of this, 126 are males whereas the females count 129 here. This village has 61 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 31 are boys and 30 are girls.
Literacy rate in Niur village is 43%. 111 out of total 255 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 38% as 49 males out of total 126 are literate while female literacy rate is 48% as 62 out of total 129 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Niur village is shockingly high -- 56%. Here 144 out of total 255 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 61% as 77 males out of total 126 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 51% and 67 out of total 129 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied individual of Niur village is 86 whereas 169 are non-working. And out of 86 employed people 3 persons are totally dependent on farming.