Merta is a Block placed in Nagaur district in Rajasthan. Positioned in urban part of Rajasthan, it is one among the 11 blocks of Nagaur district. According to the administration records, the block number of Merta is 104. The block has 116 villages and there are total 40968 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Merta's population is 216906. Out of this, 112035 are males while the females count 104871 here. This block has 31116 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 16603 are boys and 14513 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Merta block is 52%. 113814 out of total 216906 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 65% as 73559 males out of total 112035 are educated while female literacy ratio is 38% as 40255 out of total 104871 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy ratio of Merta block is 47%. Here 103092 out of total 216906 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 34% as 38476 males out of total 112035 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 61% and 64616 out of total 104871 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working individual of Merta block is 100180 yet 116726 are non-working. And out of 100180 employed person 37598 individuals are fully reliant on farming.