Asnas Village, with population of 596 is Vada sub district's the 63rd least populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Asnas village is 9 km2 and it is the 19th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 65 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Asnas village to Bhiwandi is 16 km. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 16 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 63 km away. 6.59 square kilometer (72%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 596 people, among them 305 (51%) are male and 291 (49%) are female. 36% of the whole population are from general caste and 64% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Asnas village is 14%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 129 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Asnas

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 596 214 0 382 82
Male 305 110 0 195 38
Female 291 104 0 187 44

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -1.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 605. Female population growth rate of the village is 1.4% which is 5.5% higher than male population growth rate of -4.1%. General caste population has decreased by -2.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -0.8% and child population has decreased by -10.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Asnas

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.5% -2.7% 0% -0.8% -10.9%
Male -4.1% -5.2% 0% -3.5% -25.5%
Female 1.4% 0% 0% 2.2% 7.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 954 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 945, and in schedule tribe is 959. There are 1158 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 354 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Asnas

Total General SC ST Child
Change 51 48 0 53 354
2011 954 945 0 959 1158
2001 903 897 0 906 804

Literacy

Total 360 people in the village are literate, among them 207 are male and 153 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Asnas is 70%. 78% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Asnas

Total Male Female
Change 6.3% 3.7% 9.1%
2011 70% 77.5% 61.9%
2001 63.7% 73.8% 52.8%

Workers profile

Asnas has 62% (370) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 59% female population are working population. 64% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 59% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Asnas

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 62.1% 61.6% 0.5% 37.9%
Male 64.6% 63.9% 0.7% 35.4%
Female 59.5% 59.1% 0.3% 40.5%