Ashta is a large village located in Bhadravati Taluka of Chandrapur district, Maharashtra with total 515 families residing. The Ashta village has population of 2142 of which 1084 are males while 1058 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Ashta village population of children with age 0-6 is 243 which makes up 11.34 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ashta village is 976 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Ashta as per census is 1113, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.
Ashta village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Ashta village was 76.46 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Ashta Male literacy stands at 84.31 % while female literacy rate was 68.28 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Ashta village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Ashta village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 23.67 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 8.40 % of total population in Ashta village.
In Ashta village out of total population, 1225 were engaged in work activities. 95.27 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.73 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1225 workers engaged in Main Work, 365 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 644 were Agricultural labourer.