Morur Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Morur is a large village located in Sankari Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 2739 families residing. The Morur village has population of 9568 of which 4847 are males while 4721 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Morur village population of children with age 0-6 is 829 which makes up 8.66 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Morur village is 974 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Morur as per census is 834, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Morur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Morur village was 73.07 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Morur Male literacy stands at 82.71 % while female literacy rate was 63.33 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Morur 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 Morur village.

Morur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,739 - -
Population 9,568 4,847 4,721
Child (0-6) 829 452 377
Schedule Caste 3,135 1,607 1,528
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 73.07 % 82.71 % 63.33 %
Total Workers 4,912 3,066 1,846
Main Worker 4,487 - -
Marginal Worker 425 143 282

Caste Factor

Morur village of Salem has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.77 % of total population in Morur village. The village Morur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Morur village out of total population, 4912 were engaged in work activities. 91.35 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.65 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4912 workers engaged in Main Work, 664 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1320 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