Phodstein Dongrum is a village positioned in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Positioned in rural area of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 166 villages of Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the government register, the village code of Phodstein Dongrum is 278723. The village has 56 houses.
According to Census 2011, Phodstein Dongrum's population is 314. Out of this, 158 are males while the females count 156 here. This village has 78 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 37 are boys and 41 are girls.
Literacy rate in Phodstein Dongrum village is 46%. 145 out of total 314 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 49% as 78 males out of total 158 are literate however female literacy rate is 42% as 67 out of total 156 females are literate in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Phodstein Dongrum village is shockingly high -- 53%. Here 169 out of total 314 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 50% as 80 males out of total 158 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 57% and 89 out of total 156 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working people of Phodstein Dongrum village is 117 while 197 are un-employed. And out of 117 occupied individual 6 individuals are entirely dependent on agriculture.