Maruar is a village situated in Dasamantapur block of Koraput district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 373 families residing in the village Maruar. The total population of Maruar is 1,259 out of which 624 are males and 635 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Maruar is 1,018.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Maruar village is 230 which is 18% of the total population. There are 123 male children and 107 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Maruar is 870 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,018) of Maruar village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Maruar is 41.7%. Thus Maruar village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.2% of Koraput district. The male literacy rate is 52.5% and the female literacy rate is 31.44% in Maruar village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Maruar 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 Maruar village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 65.8% of total population in Maruar village.
In Maruar village out of total population, 728 were engaged in work activities. 19.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 80.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 728 workers engaged in Main Work, 101 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 20 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Maruar village in Dasamantapur.