Murkutewadi is a village situated in Chandgad taluka of Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 285 families residing in the village Murkutewadi. The total population of Murkutewadi is 1,491 out of which 758 are males and 733 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Murkutewadi is 967.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Murkutewadi village is 163 which is 11% of the total population. There are 81 male children and 82 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Murkutewadi is 1,012 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (967) of Murkutewadi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Murkutewadi is 67.9%. Thus Murkutewadi village has lower literacy rate compared to 72.9% of Kolhapur district. The male literacy rate is 77.4% and the female literacy rate is 58.06% in Murkutewadi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Murkutewadi 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 Murkutewadi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Murkutewadi village.
In Murkutewadi village out of total population, 866 were engaged in work activities. 97.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 866 workers engaged in Main Work, 719 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 16 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Murkutewadi village in Chandgad.