Maratira is a village situated in Jarapada block of Anugul district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 442 families residing in the village Maratira. The total population of Maratira is 1,878 out of which 953 are males and 925 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Maratira is 971.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Maratira village is 181 which is 10% of the total population. There are 95 male children and 86 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Maratira is 905 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (971) of Maratira village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Maratira is 67.3%. Thus Maratira village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.3% of Anugul district. The male literacy rate is 77.74% and the female literacy rate is 56.62% in Maratira village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Maratira 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 Maratira village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Maratira village.
In Maratira village out of total population, 548 were engaged in work activities. 91.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 548 workers engaged in Main Work, 265 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 96 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Maratira village in Jarapada.