Ashti Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Wardha district, Maharashtra

Ashti Taluka of Wardha district has total population of 76,276 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 39,319 are males while 36,957 are females. In 2011 there were total 18,242 families residing in Ashti Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Ashti Taluka is 940.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Ashti Taluka lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 85.7% and the sex ratio of Ashti Taluka is 940.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ashti Taluka is 7495 which is 10% of the total population. There are 3934 male children and 3561 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ashti Taluka is 905 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 940 ) of Ashti Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Ashti Taluka is 85.72%. The male literacy rate is 81.38% and the female literacy rate is 72.94% in Ashti Taluka.

Population
76,276
Literacy
85.72%
Sex Ratio
940

To facilitate the administration, Ashti Taluka is further divided into 158 villages.

Ashti Taluka Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Ashti Taluka.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 7,495 3,934 3,561
Literacy 85.72% 81.38% 72.94%
Scheduled Caste 9,572 4,943 4,629
Scheduled Tribe 8,565 4,417 4,148
Illiterate 17,320 7,321 9,999

Caste-wise Population - Ashti Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.2% of total population in Ashti Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 9,572 4,943 4,629
Schedule Tribe 8,565 4,417 4,148

Religion-wise Population - Ashti Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 61,575 (80.73%) 31,773 29,802
Muslim 5,704 (7.48%) 2,871 2,833
Christian 84 (0.11%) 44 40
Sikh 744 (0.98%) 383 361
Buddhist 7,975 (10.46%) 4,153 3,822
Jain 87 (0.11%) 40 47
Other Religion 7 (0.01%) 4 3
No Religion Specified 100 (0.13%) 51 49

Literacy Rate - Ashti Taluka

Average literacy rate of Ashti Taluka in 2011 were 85.72% in which, male and female literacy were 90.43% and 80.72% respectively. Total literate in Ashti Taluka were 58,956 of which male and female were 31,998 and 26,958 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Ashti Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Ashti Taluka is 940 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 940 females in Ashti Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 905 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 940 ) of Ashti Taluka.


Child Population - Ashti Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 7,495 children between age 0 to 6 years in Ashti Taluka. Out of which 7,495 were male while 7,495 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Ashti Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Ashti Taluka living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Ashti Taluka lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 7,495.

Total Urban Rural
Population 76,276 0 76,276
Children (0 - 6 years) 7,495 0 7,495
Schedule Caste 9,572 0 9,572
Schedule Tribe 8,565 0 8,565
Literacy 85.72% - 85.72%
Sex Ratio 940 - 940

Working Population - Ashti Taluka

In Ashti Taluka out of total population, 37,558 were engaged in work activities. 82% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 37,558 workers engaged in Main Work, 8,200 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 17,463 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 30,786 21,147 9,639
Cultivators 8,200 6,511 1,689
Agriculture Labourer 17,463 10,406 7,057
Household Industries 758 598 160
Other Workers 4,365 3,632 733
Marginal Workers 6,772 2,827 3,945
Non Working 38,718 15,345 23,373

Ashti Taluka Map


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