Mechar Population, Caste, Working Data East Kameng, Arunachal Pradesh - Census 2011

Mechar is a village situated in Sawa circle of East Kameng district in Arunachal Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 13 families residing in the village Mechar. The total population of Mechar is 52 out of which 18 are males and 34 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mechar is 1,889.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Mechar village is 8 which is 15% of the total population. There are 3 male children and 5 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mechar is 1,667 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,889) of Mechar village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mechar is 15.9%. Thus Mechar village has a lower literacy rate compared to 48.9% of East Kameng district. The male literacy rate is 13.33% and the female literacy rate is 17.24% in Mechar village.

Sex Ratio

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mechar village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Mechar Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Mechar village.

Total Male Female
Children 8 3 5
Literacy 15.91% 13.33% 17.24%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 52 18 34
Illiterate 45 16 29

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 100% of total population in Mechar village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Mechar village out of total population, 34 were engaged in work activities. 55.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 34 workers engaged in Main Work, 16 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 19 6 13
Cultivators 16 4 12
Agriculture Labourer 2 1 1
Other Workers 1 1 0
Marginal Workers 15 4 11
Non Working 18 8 10

Map of Mechar, East Kameng, Arunachal Pradesh

Nearby Villages to Mechar, Sawa

Below are the list of villages near Mechar village in Sawa.

Village Population
Dara Yangfo 66
Mechi 32
Lamnio 440
Mangfi Mangam 42
Lamrah 100
Tongi 231
Loto Yangfo 112
Namta Yangfo 151
Kowa Sullung 13
Nari Camp 417