Marur is a village situated in Pavagada taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 127 families residing in the village Marur. The total population of Marur is 478 out of which 222 are males and 256 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Marur is 1,153.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Marur village is 30 which is 6% of the total population. There are 13 male children and 17 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Marur is 1,308 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,153) of Marur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Marur is 67.6%. Thus Marur village has lower literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 82.78% and the female literacy rate is 54.39% in Marur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Marur 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 Marur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.8% of total population in Marur village.
In Marur village out of total population, 303 were engaged in work activities. 81.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 303 workers engaged in Main Work, 164 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 46 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Marur village in Pavagada.