Askarwadi Village, with population of 457 is Purandhar sub district's the 8th least populous village, located in Purandhar sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Askarwadi village is 4 km2 and it is the 19th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 109 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sasvad and distance from Askarwadi village to Sasvad is 18 km. Pin code of Askarwadi village is 412301. Sasvad is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Pune which is 18 km away. 0.61 square kilometer (15%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 457 people, among them 226 (49%) are male and 231 (51%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Askarwadi village is 12%, among them 40% are boys and 60% are girls. There are 100 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Askarwadi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 457 453 4 0 53
Male 226 224 2 0 21
Female 231 229 2 0 32

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1022 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1022, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 1524 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 372 people in the village are literate, among them 199 are male and 173 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Askarwadi is 92%. 97% of male and 87% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Askarwadi has 67% (305) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 70% male and 64% female population are working population. 67% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 35% of total female population are main and 29% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Askarwadi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 67 51 16 33
Male 70 67 3 30
Female 64 35 29 36