Thangshalai is a village placed in Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Positioned in rural area of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 64 villages of Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district. According to the administration records, the village code of Thangshalai is 278381. The village has 112 families.
According to Census 2011, Thangshalai's population is 632. Out of this, 316 are males while the females count 316 here. This village has 162 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 79 are boys and 83 are girls.
Literacy rate in Thangshalai village is 45%. 290 out of total 632 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 37% as 117 males out of total 316 are literate while female literacy rate is 54% as 173 out of total 316 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Thangshalai village is shockingly high -- 54%. Here 342 out of total 632 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 62% as 199 males out of total 316 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 45% and 143 out of total 316 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed individual of Thangshalai village is 293 however 339 are un-employed. And out of 293 occupied individual 291 peoples are completely dependent on cultivation.