Porla Population, Caste, Working Data West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya - Census 2011

Porla is a village situated in Nongstoin block of West Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 25 families residing in the village Porla. The total population of Porla is 154 out of which 82 are males and 72 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Porla is 878.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Porla village is 34 which is 22% of the total population. There are 17 male children and 17 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Porla is 1,000 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (878) of Porla village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Porla is 79.2%. Thus Porla village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.2% of West Khasi Hills district. The male literacy rate is 80% and the female literacy rate is 78.18% in Porla village.

Sex Ratio

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Porla village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Porla Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Porla village.

Total Male Female
Children 34 17 17
Literacy 79.17% 80% 78.18%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 153 81 72
Illiterate 59 30 29

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.4% of total population in Porla village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Porla village out of total population, 91 were engaged in work activities. 67% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 91 workers engaged in Main Work, 48 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 61 34 27
Cultivators 48 21 27
Other Workers 13 13 0
Marginal Workers 30 16 14
Non Working 63 32 31

Map of Porla, West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

Nearby Villages to Porla, Nongstoin

Below are the list of villages near Porla village in Nongstoin.

Village Population
Nongshyrkon A 406
Rimyniar 122
Nongshyrkon B 156
Kujynrong 87
Umwein 144
Nongpein 14
Mawrynniaw 192
Miangshang 284
Nongmiangkain 110
Mawbuit 56