Ashta is a Municipal Council city in district of Sangli, Maharashtra. The Ashta city is divided into 19 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Ashta Municipal Council has population of 37,105 of which 19,171 are males while 17,934 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3739 which is 10.08 % of total population of Ashta (M Cl). In Ashta Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 935 against state average of 929. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Ashta is around 869 compared to Maharashtra state average of 894. Literacy rate of Ashta city is 83.60 % higher than state average of 82.34 %. In Ashta, Male literacy is around 89.52 % while female literacy rate is 77.32 %.
Ashta Municipal Council has total administration over 7,709 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.
Ashta Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.50 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.40 % of total population in Ashta (M Cl).
Ashta Work Profile
Out of total population, 14,739 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 10,206 were males while 4,533 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 14739 working population, 89.37 % were engaged in Main Work while 10.63 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Ashta 2022 Population
The next census for Ashta Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2022 are estimates only.