Nongwah is a village placed in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Situated in rural area of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 166 villages of Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the government register, the village code of Nongwah is 278596. The village has 124 houses.
According to Census 2011, Nongwah's population is 685. Out of this, 335 are males whereas the females count 350 here. This village has 173 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 78 are boys and 95 are girls.
Literacy rate in Nongwah village is 63%. 438 out of total 685 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 66% as 222 males out of total 335 are literate while female literacy rate is 61% as 216 out of total 350 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Nongwah village is 36%. Here 247 out of total 685 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 33% as 113 males out of total 335 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 38% and 134 out of total 350 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working person of Nongwah village is 530 still 155 are non-working. And out of 530 occupied individual 0 individuals are fully reliant on agriculture.