Umsaw is a village placed in Mawphlang Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Positioned in rural part of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 184 villages of Mawphlang Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the government records, the village code of Umsaw is 278130. The village has 138 houses.
According to Census 2011, Umsaw's population is 773. Out of this, 400 are males whereas the females count 373 here. This village has 193 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 111 are boys and 82 are girls.
Literacy rate in Umsaw village is 53%. 412 out of total 773 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 50% as 202 males out of total 400 are educated while female literacy rate is 56% as 210 out of total 373 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Umsaw village is 46%. Here 361 out of total 773 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 49% as 198 males out of total 400 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 43% and 163 out of total 373 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working individual of Umsaw village is 328 yet 445 are un-employed. And out of 328 employed people 274 individuals are entirely reliant on cultivation.