Okhar is a large village located in Masturi Tehsil of Bilaspur district, Chhattisgarh with total 827 families residing. The Okhar village has population of 3292 of which 1576 are males while 1716 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Okhar village population of children with age 0-6 is 517 which makes up 15.70 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Okhar village is 1089 which is higher than Chhattisgarh state average of 991. Child Sex Ratio for the Okhar as per census is 1209, higher than Chhattisgarh average of 969.
Okhar village has lower literacy rate compared to Chhattisgarh. In 2011, literacy rate of Okhar village was 56.83 % compared to 70.28 % of Chhattisgarh. In Okhar Male literacy stands at 71.98 % while female literacy rate was 42.64 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Okhar 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 Okhar village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.32 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.79 % of total population in Okhar village.
In Okhar village out of total population, 1397 were engaged in work activities. 69.08 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.92 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1397 workers engaged in Main Work, 417 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 480 were Agricultural labourer.