Asta is a village situated in Garautha tehsil of Jhansi district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 581 families residing in the village Asta. The total population of Asta is 3,176 out of which 1,677 are males and 1,499 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Asta is 894.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Asta village is 407 which is 13% of the total population. There are 222 male children and 185 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Asta is 833 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (894) of Asta village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Asta is 84.6%. Thus Asta village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.3% of Jhansi district. The male literacy rate is 93.33% and the female literacy rate is 74.89% in Asta village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Asta 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 Asta village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 45.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Asta village.
In Asta village out of total population, 1,658 were engaged in work activities. 47% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 53% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,658 workers engaged in Main Work, 351 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 118 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Asta village in Garautha.