Wai is a Block placed in Satara district in Maharashtra. Located in rural region of Maharashtra, it is one among the 11 blocks of Satara district. According to the government register, the block number of Wai is 307. The block has 127 villages and there are total 36933 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Wai's population is 164244. Out of this, 81731 are males whereas the females count 82513 here. This block has 17121 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 8967 are boys and 8154 are girls.
Literacy rate in Wai block is 75%. 123976 out of total 164244 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 80% as 65992 males out of total 81731 are literate while female literacy rate is 70% as 57984 out of total 82513 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Wai block is 24%. Here 40268 out of total 164244 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 19% as 15739 males out of total 81731 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 29% and 24529 out of total 82513 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Wai block is 78714 while 85530 are non-working. And out of 78714 working people 34441 individuals are fully dependent on agriculture.