Mashyar is a village situated in Banjar tehsil of Kullu district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 323 families residing in the village Mashyar. The total population of Mashyar is 1,716 out of which 855 are males and 861 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mashyar is 1,007.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mashyar village is 256 which is 15% of the total population. There are 121 male children and 135 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mashyar is 1,116 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,007) of Mashyar village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mashyar is 62.9%. Thus Mashyar village has lower literacy rate compared to 70.3% of Kullu district. The male literacy rate is 71.93% and the female literacy rate is 53.72% in Mashyar village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mashyar 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 Mashyar village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Mashyar village.
In Mashyar village out of total population, 1,252 were engaged in work activities. 78.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,252 workers engaged in Main Work, 917 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 30 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mashyar village in Banjar.