Achher is a village situated in Gandoh tehsil of Doda district in Jammu and Kashmir. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 212 families residing in the village Achher. The total population of Achher is 961 out of which 500 are males and 461 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Achher is 922.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Achher village is 160 which is 17% of the total population. There are 81 male children and 79 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Achher is 975 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (922) of Achher village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Achher is 64.2%. Thus Achher village has higher literacy rate compared to 53.4% of Doda district. The male literacy rate is 80.19% and the female literacy rate is 46.6% in Achher village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Achher village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Achher village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Achher village.
In Achher village out of total population, 220 were engaged in work activities. 97.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 220 workers engaged in Main Work, 164 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Achher village in Gandoh.