Malhar is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh. The Malhar city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Malhar Nagar Panchayat has population of 8,505 of which 4,410 are males while 4,095 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1203 which is 14.14 % of total population of Malhar (NP). In Malhar Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 929 against state average of 991. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Malhar is around 874 compared to Chhattisgarh state average of 969. Literacy rate of Malhar city is 62.23 % lower than state average of 70.28 %. In Malhar, Male literacy is around 73.22 % while female literacy rate is 50.51 %.
Malhar Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 1,593 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Malhar Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.88 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.02 % of total population in Malhar (NP).
Malhar Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,074 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,295 were males while 1,779 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4074 working population, 46.81 % were engaged in Main Work while 53.19 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Malhar 2021 Population
The next census for Malhar Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.