Bharu is a village situated in Gidderbaha tehsil of Muktsar district in Punjab. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 530 families residing in the village Bharu. The total population of Bharu is 2,744 out of which 1,416 are males and 1,328 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bharu is 938.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bharu village is 268 which is 10% of the total population. There are 148 male children and 120 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bharu is 811 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (938) of Bharu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bharu is 67.4%. Thus Bharu village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.2% of Muktsar district. The male literacy rate is 73.19% and the female literacy rate is 61.26% in Bharu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bharu 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 Bharu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Bharu village.
In Bharu village out of total population, 1,079 were engaged in work activities. 86.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,079 workers engaged in Main Work, 330 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 276 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bharu village in Gidderbaha.