Waghrat Village, with population of 807 is Lanja sub district's the 42nd most populous village, located in Lanja sub district of Ratnagiri district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Waghrat village is 9 km2 and it is the 25th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 93 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Ratnagiri and distance from Waghrat village to Ratnagiri is 35 km. Lanja is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 32 km. District head quarter of the village is Ratnagiri which is 35 km away.


The village is home to 807 people, among them 339 (42%) are male and 468 (58%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Waghrat village is 10%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 214 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1381 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1393, in schedule caste is 1300. There are 1216 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 508 people in the village are literate, among them 244 are male and 264 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Waghrat is 70%. 81% of male and 62% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Waghrat has 50% (405) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 53% female population are working population. 0% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 46% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 53% are marginal workers.