Hochar is a village located in Kanke Block of Ranchi district in Jharkhand. Placed in rural area of Ranchi district of Jharkhand, it is one among the 103 villages of Kanke Block of Ranchi district. According to the administration records, the village code of Hochar is 99373546. The village has 734 families.
According to Census 2011, Hochar's population is 3818. Out of this, 1899 are males whereas the females count 1919 here. This village has 687 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 344 are boys and 343 are girls.
Literacy rate in Hochar village is 52%. 2009 out of total 3818 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 59% as 1135 males out of total 1899 are educated whereas female literacy ratio is 45% as 874 out of total 1919 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy ratio of Hochar village is 47%. Here 1809 out of total 3818 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 40% as 764 males out of total 1899 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 54% and 1045 out of total 1919 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed individual of Hochar village is 2196 however 1622 are non-working. And out of 2196 employed people 950 individuals are completely dependent on farming.