Murar is a medium size village located in Kapurthala Tehsil of Kapurthala district, Punjab with total 412 families residing. The Murar village has population of 1987 of which 1051 are males while 936 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Murar village population of children with age 0-6 is 258 which makes up 12.98 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Murar village is 891 which is lower than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Murar as per census is 830, lower than Punjab average of 846.
Murar village has higher literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Murar village was 83.98 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Murar Male literacy stands at 88.02 % while female literacy rate was 79.49 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Murar village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.81 % of total population in Murar village.
The village Murar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Murar village out of total population, 631 were engaged in work activities. 93.50 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.50 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 631 workers engaged in Main Work, 92 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 were Agricultural labourer.