Wasgade is a village situated in Palus taluka of Sangli district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,115 families residing in the village Wasgade. The total population of Wasgade is 5,299 out of which 2,691 are males and 2,608 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Wasgade is 969.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Wasgade village is 492 which is 9% of the total population. There are 275 male children and 217 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Wasgade is 789 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (969) of Wasgade village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Wasgade is 83.7%. Thus Wasgade village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.6% of Sangli district. The male literacy rate is 88.95% and the female literacy rate is 78.38% in Wasgade village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Wasgade 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 Wasgade village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Wasgade village.
In Wasgade village out of total population, 2,091 were engaged in work activities. 95.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,091 workers engaged in Main Work, 933 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 502 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Wasgade village in Palus.