Marathu is a village situated in Mandi tehsil of Mandi district in Himachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 212 families residing in the village Marathu. The total population of Marathu is 1,037 out of which 518 are males and 519 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Marathu is 1,002.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Marathu village is 118 which is 11% of the total population. There are 70 male children and 48 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Marathu is 686 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,002) of Marathu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Marathu is 81.7%. Thus Marathu village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.4% of Mandi district. The male literacy rate is 89.51% and the female literacy rate is 74.31% in Marathu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Marathu village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Marathu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 52.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Marathu village.
In Marathu village out of total population, 601 were engaged in work activities. 33.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 66.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 601 workers engaged in Main Work, 82 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Marathu village in Mandi.