Umtngew is a village located in Mawryngkneng Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Situated in rural region 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 Umtngew is 278389. The village has 51 houses.
According to Census 2011, Umtngew's population is 312. Out of this, 170 are males while the females count 142 here. This village has 78 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 45 are boys and 33 are girls.
Literacy rate in Umtngew village is 44%. 139 out of total 312 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 45% as 77 males out of total 170 are educated while female literacy rate is 43% as 62 out of total 142 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Umtngew village is shockingly high -- 55%. Here 173 out of total 312 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 54% as 93 males out of total 170 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 56% and 80 out of total 142 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied people of Umtngew village is 123 while 189 are un-employed. And out of 123 working person 48 peoples are totally reliant on farming.