Ashti is a village situated in Athner tehsil of Betul district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 387 families residing in the village Ashti. The total population of Ashti is 1,992 out of which 973 are males and 1,019 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ashti is 1,047.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ashti village is 256 which is 13% of the total population. There are 134 male children and 122 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ashti is 910 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,047) of Ashti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ashti is 57.9%. Thus Ashti village has lower literacy rate compared to 59.7% of Betul district. The male literacy rate is 66.63% and the female literacy rate is 49.83% in Ashti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ashti 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 Ashti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 84.8% of total population in Ashti village.
In Ashti village out of total population, 1,099 were engaged in work activities. 52.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,099 workers engaged in Main Work, 360 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 185 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ashti village in Athner.