Nongshyrkon A is a village situated in Nongstoin block of West Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 61 families residing in the village Nongshyrkon A. The total population of Nongshyrkon A is 406 out of which 198 are males and 208 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Nongshyrkon A is 1,051.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nongshyrkon A village is 95 which is 23% of the total population. There are 47 male children and 48 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nongshyrkon A is 1,021 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,051) of Nongshyrkon A village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Nongshyrkon A is 87.5%. Thus Nongshyrkon A village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.2% of West Khasi Hills district. The male literacy rate is 87.42% and the female literacy rate is 87.5% in Nongshyrkon A village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Nongshyrkon A village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Nongshyrkon A village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 98% of total population in Nongshyrkon A village.
In Nongshyrkon A village out of total population, 162 were engaged in work activities. 11.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 88.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 162 workers engaged in Main Work, 7 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Nongshyrkon A village in Nongstoin.