Nongsteng is a village placed in Shella Bholaganj Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Placed in rural region of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 139 villages of Shella Bholaganj Block of East Khasi Hills district. According to the administration records, the village code of Nongsteng is 278777. The village has 89 houses.
According to Census 2011, Nongsteng's population is 356. Out of this, 182 are males whereas the females count 174 here. This village has 73 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 38 are boys and 35 are girls.
Literacy rate in Nongsteng village is 74%. 265 out of total 356 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 72% as 132 males out of total 182 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 76% as 133 out of total 174 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Nongsteng village is 25%. Here 91 out of total 356 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 27% as 50 males out of total 182 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 23% and 41 out of total 174 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working people of Nongsteng village is 142 while 214 are non-working. And out of 142 working individual 8 peoples are totally dependent on cultivation.