Dewsaw is a village situated in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Located in rural area of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 166 villages of Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the administration register, the village code of Dewsaw is 278655. The village has 28 homes.
According to Census 2011, Dewsaw's population is 168. Out of this, 91 are males whereas the females count 77 here. This village has 26 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 21 are boys and 5 are girls.
Literacy rate in Dewsaw village is 84%. 142 out of total 168 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 76% as 70 males out of total 91 are literate while female literacy rate is 93% as 72 out of total 77 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Dewsaw village is 15%. Here 26 out of total 168 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 23% as 21 males out of total 91 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 6.% and 5 out of total 77 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed people of Dewsaw village is 78 while 90 are un-employed. And out of 78 working person 74 persons are completely dependent on agriculture.