Megnanapuram is a village situated in Tiruchendur taluka of Thoothukkudi district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 649 families residing in the village Megnanapuram. The total population of Megnanapuram is 2,502 out of which 1,191 are males and 1,311 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Megnanapuram is 1,101.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Megnanapuram village is 231 which is 9% of the total population. There are 122 male children and 109 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Megnanapuram is 893 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,101) of Megnanapuram village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Megnanapuram is 95.1%. Thus Megnanapuram village has higher literacy rate compared to 77.1% of Thoothukkudi district. The male literacy rate is 96.91% and the female literacy rate is 93.51% in Megnanapuram village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Megnanapuram village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Megnanapuram village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Megnanapuram village.
In Megnanapuram village out of total population, 868 were engaged in work activities. 96.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 868 workers engaged in Main Work, 98 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 269 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Megnanapuram village in Tiruchendur.