Chistur is a village situated in Ashti taluka of Wardha district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 333 families residing in the village Chistur. The total population of Chistur is 1,325 out of which 678 are males and 647 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chistur is 954.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chistur village is 126 which is 10% of the total population. There are 64 male children and 62 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chistur is 969 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (954) of Chistur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chistur is 84.3%. Thus Chistur village has higher literacy rate compared to 78.4% of Wardha district. The male literacy rate is 92.02% and the female literacy rate is 76.24% in Chistur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chistur 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 Chistur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.4% of total population in Chistur village.
In Chistur village out of total population, 678 were engaged in work activities. 93.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 678 workers engaged in Main Work, 70 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 511 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chistur village in Ashti.