Wahstew is a village positioned in Khatarshnong Laitkroh Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Placed in rural part of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 98 villages of Khatarshnong Laitkroh Block of East Khasi Hills district. According to the administration register, the village code of Wahstew is 278500. The village has 37 families.
According to Census 2011, Wahstew's population is 167. Out of this, 83 are males whereas the females count 84 here. This village has 35 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 20 are boys and 15 are girls.
Literacy rate in Wahstew village is 57%. 96 out of total 167 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 57% as 48 males out of total 83 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 57% as 48 out of total 84 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Wahstew village is 42%. Here 71 out of total 167 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 42% as 35 males out of total 83 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 36 out of total 84 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working person of Wahstew village is 67 whereas 100 are non-working. And out of 67 occupied individual 48 individuals are completely reliant on farming.