Dewsawlia is a village situated in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Situated in rural part of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one of the 166 villages of Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district. According to the government register, the village code of Dewsawlia is 278725. The village has 67 houses.
According to Census 2011, Dewsawlia's population is 343. Out of this, 172 are males whereas the females count 171 here. This village has 61 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 33 are boys and 28 are girls.
Literacy rate in Dewsawlia village is 80%. 277 out of total 343 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 79% as 137 males out of total 172 are literate while female literacy rate is 81% as 140 out of total 171 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Dewsawlia village is 19%. Here 66 out of total 343 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 20% as 35 males out of total 172 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 18% and 31 out of total 171 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working person of Dewsawlia village is 128 while 215 are non-working. And out of 128 employed individual 29 persons are entirely dependent on cultivation.