Nongkriah is a village placed in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Placed in rural region of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 166 villages of Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district. According to the administration records, the village number of Nongkriah is 278736. The village has 57 homes.
According to Census 2011, Nongkriah's population is 293. Out of this, 151 are males whereas the females count 142 here. This village has 66 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 33 are boys and 33 are girls.
Literacy rate in Nongkriah village is 24%. 72 out of total 293 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 30% as 46 males out of total 151 are literate while female literacy rate is 18% as 26 out of total 142 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Nongkriah village is shockingly high -- 75%. Here 221 out of total 293 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 69% as 105 males out of total 151 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 81% and 116 out of total 142 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Nongkriah village is 77 whereas 216 are non-working. And out of 77 employed people 4 peoples are entirely reliant on cultivation.