Ashti is a village situated in Ashti taluka of Wardha district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,526 families residing in the village Ashti. The total population of Ashti is 10,936 out of which 5,645 are males and 5,291 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ashti is 937.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ashti village is 1051 which is 10% of the total population. There are 560 male children and 491 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ashti is 877 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (937) of Ashti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ashti is 91.1%. Thus Ashti village has higher literacy rate compared to 78.4% of Wardha district. The male literacy rate is 94.06% and the female literacy rate is 87.94% 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 8.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.7% of total population in Ashti village.
In Ashti village out of total population, 4,553 were engaged in work activities. 82.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,553 workers engaged in Main Work, 700 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,825 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ashti village in Ashti.