Mawstep is a village placed in Khatarshnong Laitkroh Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Located in rural part of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 98 villages of Khatarshnong Laitkroh Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the government register, the village number of Mawstep is 278529. The village has 40 homes.
According to Census 2011, Mawstep's population is 218. Out of this, 110 are males whereas the females count 108 here. This village has 59 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 32 are boys and 27 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mawstep village is 64%. 140 out of total 218 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 67% as 74 males out of total 110 are educated however female literacy rate is 61% as 66 out of total 108 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Mawstep village is 35%. Here 78 out of total 218 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 32% as 36 males out of total 110 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 38% and 42 out of total 108 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working individual of Mawstep village is 90 yet 128 are non-working. And out of 90 employed individual 51 peoples are entirely reliant on cultivation.