Sahara is a village situated in Singla block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 749 families residing in the village Sahara. The total population of Sahara is 2,963 out of which 1,482 are males and 1,481 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sahara is 999.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sahara village is 373 which is 13% of the total population. There are 178 male children and 195 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sahara is 1,096 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (999) of Sahara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sahara is 77.9%. Thus Sahara village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 88.96% and the female literacy rate is 66.64% in Sahara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sahara 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 Sahara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.3% of total population in Sahara village.
In Sahara village out of total population, 994 were engaged in work activities. 72.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 994 workers engaged in Main Work, 173 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 431 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sahara village in Singla.