Bastua is a village situated in Kusmi tehsil of Sidhi district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 264 families residing in the village Bastua. The total population of Bastua is 1,026 out of which 541 are males and 485 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bastua is 896.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bastua village is 203 which is 20% of the total population. There are 98 male children and 105 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bastua is 1,071 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (896) of Bastua village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bastua is 58.2%. Thus Bastua village has higher literacy rate compared to 53.3% of Sidhi district. The male literacy rate is 68.17% and the female literacy rate is 46.58% in Bastua village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bastua 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 Bastua village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 68.7% of total population in Bastua village.
In Bastua village out of total population, 573 were engaged in work activities. 49.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 50.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 573 workers engaged in Main Work, 27 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 158 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bastua village in Kusmi.