Ashaur is a medium size village located in Phillaur Tehsil of Jalandhar district, Punjab with total 274 families residing. The Ashaur village has population of 1349 of which 699 are males while 650 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Ashaur village population of children with age 0-6 is 141 which makes up 10.45 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ashaur village is 930 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Ashaur as per census is 549, lower than Punjab average of 846.
Ashaur village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Ashaur village was 66.14 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Ashaur Male literacy stands at 69.90 % while female literacy rate was 62.33 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Ashaur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Ashaur village of Jalandhar has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.47 % of total population in Ashaur village.
The village Ashaur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Ashaur village out of total population, 381 were engaged in work activities. 93.70 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.30 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 381 workers engaged in Main Work, 217 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 13 were Agricultural labourer.