Demography

Basic Feature of Ri Bhoi District
Description Census 2011 Census 2001
Total Population 258840 192790
Male 132531 99319
Female 126309 93471
Population Growth 0.3426 0.5143
Area Sq.Km 2448 2448
Density /Km2 106 79
Proportion to Meghalaya Population 0.0872 0.0831
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) Males 953 941
Average Literacy 75.67 65.73
Male Literacy 76.79 68.81
Female Literacy 74.49 62.43
No. of Blocks 4 NA
No. of Villages 579 NA
Block Wise Population
Block Name Male Female Total
Jirang C&RD Block 15934 14985 30919
Umling C&RD Block 43994 43027 87021
Umsning C&RD Block 72603 68297 140900
Particulars of Police Stations
Type Value
Police Stations 5
Police Outpost 3
Police Beat House 7
Investigation centre 1
Particulars of Educational Institutes
Type Value
Primary School 796
Upper primary School 319
Secondary School 92
Higher Secondary school 23
Colleges 3
Total 1231
Particulars of Banks (as on 2014-15)
Names of the Banks in Ri Bhoi Number of Branches
State Bank of India 10
Central Bank of India 1
Meghalaya Rural Bank 11
Indian Bank 1
Canara Bank 2
Meghalaya Co-Operative Apex Bank 4
HDFC Bank 2
United Bank of India NA
Axis Bank 1
UCO Bank 1
Punjab National Bank 1
Total 34
Particulars of Hospitals (as on 2014-15)
Types of Hospitals in Ri Bhoi District Numbers
Hospital 1
Dispensaries 2
Sub-Centers 33
Primary Health Centers 8
Community Health Centers 3
Total 47
Particulars of Post Offices (as on 2014-15)
Type of Post Offices in Ri Bhoi District Numbers
Sub Post Office 7
Branch Office 37
Telephone Exchange 6
Telephone Connections 696