Mehar is a village situated in Mandi tehsil of Mandi district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 169 families residing in the village Mehar. The total population of Mehar is 733 out of which 345 are males and 388 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mehar is 1,125.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mehar village is 72 which is 10% of the total population. There are 32 male children and 40 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mehar is 1,250 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,125) of Mehar village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mehar is 83.2%. Thus Mehar village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.4% of Mandi district. The male literacy rate is 92.33% and the female literacy rate is 75% in Mehar village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mehar 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 Mehar village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Mehar village.
In Mehar village out of total population, 445 were engaged in work activities. 27% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 73% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 445 workers engaged in Main Work, 13 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mehar village in Mandi.