Washim is a Municipal Council city in district of Washim, Maharashtra. The Washim city is divided into 27 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Washim Municipal Council has population of 78,387 of which 40,262 are males while 38,125 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 9802 which is 12.50 % of total population of Washim (M Cl). In Washim Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 947 against state average of 929. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Washim is around 877 compared to Maharashtra state average of 894. Literacy rate of Washim city is 89.09 % higher than state average of 82.34 %. In Washim, Male literacy is around 93.39 % while female literacy rate is 84.61 %.
Washim Municipal Council has total administration over 15,393 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Washim Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.93 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.44 % of total population in Washim (M Cl).
Washim Work Profile
Out of total population, 25,088 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 20,106 were males while 4,982 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 25088 working population, 91.88 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.12 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Washim 2021 Population
The next census for Washim Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.