Mahura Population - Puri, Orissa

Mahura is a medium size village located in Satyabadi Block of Puri district, Orissa with total 243 families residing. The Mahura village has population of 1043 of which 534 are males while 509 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mahura village population of children with age 0-6 is 98 which makes up 9.40 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mahura village is 953 which is lower than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Mahura as per census is 1000, higher than Orissa average of 941.

Mahura village has higher literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Mahura village was 79.89 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Mahura Male literacy stands at 88.04 % while female literacy rate was 71.30 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Mahura village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Mahura village.

Mahura Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 243 - -
Population 1,043 534 509
Child (0-6) 98 49 49
Schedule Caste 243 124 119
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 79.89 % 88.04 % 71.30 %
Total Workers 438 340 98
Main Worker 278 - -
Marginal Worker 160 86 74

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.30 % of total population in Mahura village. The village Mahura currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Mahura village out of total population, 438 were engaged in work activities. 63.47 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.53 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 438 workers engaged in Main Work, 68 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 162 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149