Moreh is a Small Town city in district of Chandel, Manipur. The Moreh city is divided into 9 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Moreh Small Town has population of 16,847 of which 8,670 are males while 8,177 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2457 which is 14.58 % of total population of Moreh (ST). In Moreh Small Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 943 against state average of 985. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Moreh is around 985 compared to Manipur state average of 930. Literacy rate of Moreh city is 71.47 % lower than state average of 76.94 %. In Moreh, Male literacy is around 79.52 % while female literacy rate is 62.88 %.
Moreh Small Town has total administration over 3,231 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Small Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Moreh Caste Factor
In Moreh (ST), most of the (ST) population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 56.24 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.24 % of total population in Moreh (ST).
Moreh Work Profile
Out of total population, 6,789 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,412 were males while 2,377 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 6789 working population, 79.92 % were engaged in Main Work while 20.08 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Moreh 2021 Population
The next census for Moreh Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.