Pomkaniew is a village positioned in Mylliem Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Situated in rural region 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 register, the village number of Pomkaniew is 278352. The village has 123 homes.
According to Census 2011, Pomkaniew's population is 678. Out of this, 330 are males while the females count 348 here. This village has 150 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 74 are boys and 76 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pomkaniew village is 46%. 316 out of total 678 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 43% as 144 males out of total 330 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 49% as 172 out of total 348 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Pomkaniew village is shockingly high -- 53%. Here 362 out of total 678 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 56% as 186 males out of total 330 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 50% and 176 out of total 348 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working person of Pomkaniew village is 339 however 339 are un-employed. And out of 339 working people 158 individuals are entirely dependent on farming.