Morija Village, with population of about 13 thousand is Chomu sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Chomu sub district of Jaipur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Morija village is 23 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 583 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Chomu and distance from Morija village to Chomu is 4 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Morija village is 303805. Chomu is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Jaipur which is 37 km away. 0.51 square kilometer (2%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 13 thousand people, among them 7012 (52%) are male and 6350 (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Morija village is 15%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 2127 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Morija

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13,362 11,710 780 872 2,017
Male 7,012 6,128 418 466 1,102
Female 6,350 5,582 362 406 915

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 17.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 11 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.9% which is 2.5% higher than male population growth rate of 16.4%. General caste population has increased by 18.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 13.4% and child population has decreased by -8.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Morija

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.6% 18.8% 5.5% 13.4% -8.6%
Male 16.4% 17.1% 6.4% 17.1% -6.6%
Female 18.9% 20.8% 4.6% 9.4% -10.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 906 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 911, in schedule caste is 866 and in schedule tribe is 871. There are 830 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 40 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Morija

Total General SC ST Child
Change 20 28 -14 -61 -40
2011 906 911 866 871 830
2001 886 883 880 932 870

Literacy

Total 8272 people in the village are literate, among them 5126 are male and 3146 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Morija is 73%. 87% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Morija

Total Male Female
Change 5.8% 1.9% 10.6%
2011 72.9% 86.7% 57.9%
2001 67.1% 84.8% 47.3%

Workers profile

Morija has 45% (5957) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 40% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 32% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Morija

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.6% 38.4% 6.2% 55.4%
Male 48.7% 43.9% 4.8% 51.3%
Female 40% 32.3% 7.7% 60%