Mahar is a village located in Harsa Chhina Block of Amritsar district in Punjab. Positioned in rural area of Amritsar district of Punjab, it is one of the 58 villages of Harsa Chhina Block of Amritsar district. According to the government records, the village code of Mahar is 9437320. The village has 257 families.
According to Census 2011, Mahar 's population is 1370. Out of this, 735 are males whereas the females count 635 here. This village has 136 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 79 are boys and 57 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mahar village is 70%. 970 out of total 1370 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 74% as 547 males out of total 735 are literate however female literacy ratio is 66% as 423 out of total 635 females are literate in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Mahar village is 29%. Here 400 out of total 1370 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 25% as 188 males out of total 735 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 33% and 212 out of total 635 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working people of Mahar village is 414 whereas 956 are non-working. And out of 414 occupied individual 128 individuals are totally reliant on cultivation.