Morara Village, with population of 1977 is Merta sub district's the 50th most populous village, located in Merta sub district of Nagaur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Morara village is 18 km2 and it is the 35th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 108 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Merta City and distance from Morara village to Merta City is 12 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Morara village is 341510. Merta is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Nagaur which is 80 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1977 people, among them 991 (50%) are male and 986 (50%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Morara village is 12%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 440 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Morara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,977 1,452 525 0 238
Male 991 723 268 0 131
Female 986 729 257 0 107

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1881. Female population growth rate of the village is 3.2% which is -3.8% lower than male population growth rate of 7%. General caste population has increased by 9.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -5.4% and child population has decreased by -22.5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Morara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5 10 -5 0 -23
Male 7 10 -0 0 -19
Female 3 9 -10 0 -26

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 995 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1008, in schedule caste is 959. There are 817 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 78 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Morara

Total General SC ST Child
Change -36 -10 -104 0 -78
2011 995 1,008 959 0 817
2001 1,031 1,018 1,063 0 895

Literacy

Total 1062 people in the village are literate, among them 663 are male and 399 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Morara is 61%. 77% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Morara

Total Male Female
Change 15 11 18
2011 61 77 45
2001 46 66 28

Workers profile

Morara has 52% (1034) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 51% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 30% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Morara

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 52 35 18 48
Male 54 40 14 46
Female 51 30 21 49