Rao is a village situated in Mandi tehsil of Mandi district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 205 families residing in the village Rao. The total population of Rao is 933 out of which 490 are males and 443 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Rao is 904.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Rao village is 102 which is 11% of the total population. There are 57 male children and 45 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Rao is 789 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (904) of Rao village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Rao is 79.2%. Thus Rao village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.4% of Mandi district. The male literacy rate is 85.22% and the female literacy rate is 72.61% in Rao village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Rao 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 Rao village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 76.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Rao village.
In Rao village out of total population, 527 were engaged in work activities. 51.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 527 workers engaged in Main Work, 65 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Rao village in Mandi.