Ashti is a Block placed in Beed district in Maharashtra. Placed in urban area of Maharashtra, it is one among the 11 blocks of Beed district. As per the government register, the block code of Ashti is 266. The block has 177 villages and there are total 53112 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Ashti's population is 243607. Out of this, 126561 are males while the females count 117046 here. This block has 30025 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 16387 are boys and 13638 are girls.
Literacy rate in Ashti block is 66%. 161797 out of total 243607 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 73% as 93322 males out of total 126561 are educated while female literacy rate is 58% as 68475 out of total 117046 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Ashti block is 33%. Here 81810 out of total 243607 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 26% as 33239 males out of total 126561 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 41% and 48571 out of total 117046 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Ashti block is 132471 still 111136 are un-employed. And out of 132471 employed person 85933 individuals are completely reliant on agriculture.