Metakaturu is a village situated in Parlakhemundi block of Gajapati district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 15 families residing in the village Metakaturu. The total population of Metakaturu is 81 out of which 36 are males and 45 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Metakaturu is 1,250.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Metakaturu village is 13 which is 16% of the total population. There are 5 male children and 8 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Metakaturu is 1,600 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,250) of Metakaturu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Metakaturu is 38.2%. Thus Metakaturu village has lower literacy rate compared to 45.4% of Gajapati district. The male literacy rate is 41.94% and the female literacy rate is 35.14% in Metakaturu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Metakaturu 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 Metakaturu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 86.4% of total population in Metakaturu village.
In Metakaturu village out of total population, 49 were engaged in work activities. 100% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 49 workers engaged in Main Work, 7 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 26 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Metakaturu village in Parlakhemundi.