Sanaswadi Census Town, with population of about 14 thousand is Shirur sub district's the most populous census town located in Shirur sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Sanaswadi census town is 17 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 793 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Sanaswadi Ward No 01 and the population of Sanaswadi Ward No 01 is about 14 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Pune which is 38 km far from here. Shirur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 30 km. District head quarter of the census town is Pune which is 38 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the census town and is 198 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 710.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.9°C.


The census town is home to about 14 thousand people, among them 7403 (55%) are male and 6140 (45%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sanaswadi census town is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 3386 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sanaswadi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13,543 11,634 1,684 225 1,975
Male 7,403 6,359 914 130 1,078
Female 6,140 5,275 770 95 897

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Buddhists which contribute 4% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 833 in Buddhists are 817 and in Muslims are 709.

Religion wise population 2011 - Sanaswadi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 13,543 12,461 388 70 21 545 39 14 5
Male 7,403 6,799 227 36 10 300 23 7 1
Female 6,140 5,662 161 34 11 245 16 7 4

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 829 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 830, in schedule caste is 842 and in schedule tribe is 731. There are 832 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.


Total about 10 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 5810 are male and 4298 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sanaswadi is 87%. 92% of male and 82% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Sanaswadi has 45% (6141) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 25% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sanaswadi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45.3% 42.6% 2.7% 54.7%
Male 62.2% 58.9% 3.3% 37.8%
Female 25% 23% 2% 75%