Kasti Village, with population of about 15 thousand is Shrigonda sub district's the most populous village, located in Shrigonda sub district of Ahmadnagar district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Kasti village is 31 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 478 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Kasti which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Shrigonda and distance from Kasti village to Shrigonda is 13 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kasti village is 414701. Shrigonda is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadnagar which is 60 km away. 0.38 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 7661 (52%) are male and 7142 (48%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kasti village is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2970 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kasti

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14,803 12,048 1,826 929 1,987
Male 7,661 6,241 928 492 1,072
Female 7,142 5,807 898 437 915

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 932 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 930, in schedule caste is 968 and in schedule tribe is 888. There are 854 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.

Literacy

Total 9949 people in the village are literate, among them 5545 are male and 4404 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kasti is 78%. 84% of male and 71% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Kasti has 47% (6884) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 37% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 32% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kasti

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 47 43 3 54
Male 56 54 2 45
Female 37 32 5 63