Pokhari is a Block placed in Chamoli district in Uttarakhand. Placed in rural region of Uttarakhand, it is one among the 10 blocks of Chamoli district. According to the government records, the block code of Pokhari is 10. The block has 140 villages and there are total 8231 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pokhari's population is 35868. Out of this, 16943 are males whereas the females count 18925 here. This block has 4639 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 2448 are boys and 2191 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pokhari block is 72%. 25920 out of total 35868 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 81% as 13782 males out of total 16943 are educated while female literacy rate is 64% as 12138 out of total 18925 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Pokhari block is 27%. Here 9948 out of total 35868 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 18% as 3161 males out of total 16943 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 35% and 6787 out of total 18925 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Pokhari block is 17244 whereas 18624 are non-working. And out of 17244 working individual 7718 persons are completely dependent on farming.