Ashar is a medium size village located in Varanasi Tehsil of Varanasi district, Uttar Pradesh with total 150 families residing. The Ashar village has population of 945 of which 495 are males while 450 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Ashar village population of children with age 0-6 is 141 which makes up 14.92 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ashar village is 909 which is lower than Uttar Pradesh state average of 912. Child Sex Ratio for the Ashar as per census is 880, lower than Uttar Pradesh average of 902.
Ashar village has higher literacy rate compared to Uttar Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Ashar village was 73.38 % compared to 67.68 % of Uttar Pradesh. In Ashar Male literacy stands at 82.14 % while female literacy rate was 63.80 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Ashar 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 Ashar village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.58 % of total population in Ashar village.
The village Ashar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Ashar village out of total population, 253 were engaged in work activities. 92.89 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.11 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 253 workers engaged in Main Work, 71 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 112 were Agricultural labourer.