Moriusaq is no longer permanently inhabited settlement in the municipality Qaasuitsup Press Office (since 2009, previously Qaanaaq ). Fishing and hunting, especially on seals and polar bears in the area are good. During recent years, all the families have moved away, especially to Qaanaaq, where the infrastructure is better
Lately the deals had been modernized for the residents in Moriusaq. There are now television and radio reception, private telephones and a small power plant for electricity. Nevertheless, the settlement was in 2012 no longer inhabited. Moriusaq has a small store, a school, a church and a library.