Um-A is a village situated in Nongstoin block of West Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 8 families residing in the village Um-A. The total population of Um-A is 50 out of which 31 are males and 19 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Um-A is 613.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Um-A village is 12 which is 24% of the total population. There are 7 male children and 5 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Um-A is 714 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (613) of Um-A village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Um-A is 36.8%. Thus Um-A village has lower literacy rate compared to 60.2% of West Khasi Hills district. The male literacy rate is 41.67% and the female literacy rate is 28.57% in Um-A village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Um-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 Um-A village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 100% of total population in Um-A village.
In Um-A village out of total population, 24 were engaged in work activities. 79.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 24 workers engaged in Main Work, 19 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Um-A village in Nongstoin.