Asage Village, with population of 1734 is Lanja sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Lanja sub district of Ratnagiri district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Asage village is 8 km2 and it is the 29th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 215 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Ratnagiri and distance from Asage village to Ratnagiri is 46 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Asage village is 416712. Lanja is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 46 km. District head quarter of the village is Ratnagiri which is 46 km away.


The village is home to 1734 people, among them 788 (45%) are male and 946 (55%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Asage village is 10%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 411 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 1201 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1178, in schedule caste is 1571. There are 1035 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 1162 people in the village are literate, among them 606 are male and 556 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Asage is 75%. 86% of male and 65% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Asage has 59% (1022) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 59% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 27% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 42% are marginal workers.