Asha is a village situated in Jhagadia taluka of Bharuch district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 396 families residing in the village Asha. The total population of Asha is 1,696 out of which 900 are males and 796 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Asha is 884.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Asha village is 181 which is 11% of the total population. There are 102 male children and 79 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Asha is 775 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (884) of Asha village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Asha is 72.7%. Thus Asha village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.1% of Bharuch district. The male literacy rate is 80.7% and the female literacy rate is 63.74% in Asha village.
As of Apr 2016, the Sarpanch of Asha village is SHAILESHBHAI RANCHODBHAI VASAVA. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Asha village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Asha village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 53.1% of total population in Asha village.
In Asha village out of total population, 827 were engaged in work activities. 73.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 827 workers engaged in Main Work, 215 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 323 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Asha village in Jhagadia.