Nongkohlew is a village placed in Mylliem Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Located in rural area of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 97 villages of Mylliem Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the administration records, the village number of Nongkohlew is 278262. The village has 89 homes.
According to Census 2011, Nongkohlew's population is 486. Out of this, 248 are males while the females count 238 here. This village has 124 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 67 are boys and 57 are girls.
Literacy rate in Nongkohlew village is 39%. 191 out of total 486 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 31% as 78 males out of total 248 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 47% as 113 out of total 238 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Nongkohlew village is shockingly high -- 60%. Here 295 out of total 486 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 68% as 170 males out of total 248 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 52% and 125 out of total 238 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working people of Nongkohlew village is 183 however 303 are non-working. And out of 183 occupied people 103 persons are fully dependent on farming.