Hochar Population - Ranchi, Jharkhand

Hochar is a medium size village located in Ratu Block of Ranchi district, Jharkhand with total 67 families residing. The Hochar village has population of 356 of which 175 are males while 181 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Hochar village population of children with age 0-6 is 57 which makes up 16.01 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Hochar village is 1034 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Hochar as per census is 1591, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Hochar village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Hochar village was 66.56 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Hochar Male literacy stands at 77.78 % while female literacy rate was 54.79 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Hochar village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Hochar village.

Hochar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 67 - -
Population 356 175 181
Child (0-6) 57 22 35
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 269 129 140
Literacy 66.56 % 77.78 % 54.79 %
Total Workers 90 78 12
Main Worker 70 - -
Marginal Worker 20 16 4

Caste Factor

In Hochar village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 75.56 % of total population in Hochar village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Hochar village of Ranchi.

Work Profile

In Hochar village out of total population, 90 were engaged in work activities. 77.78 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.22 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 90 workers engaged in Main Work, 51 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149