Melanilaivayal is a village situated in Thirumayam taluka of Pudukkottai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 617 families residing in the village Melanilaivayal. The total population of Melanilaivayal is 2,389 out of which 1,175 are males and 1,214 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Melanilaivayal is 1,033.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Melanilaivayal village is 221 which is 9% of the total population. There are 118 male children and 103 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Melanilaivayal is 873 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,033) of Melanilaivayal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Melanilaivayal is 69%. Thus Melanilaivayal village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Pudukkottai district. The male literacy rate is 80.79% and the female literacy rate is 57.7% in Melanilaivayal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Melanilaivayal 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 Melanilaivayal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Melanilaivayal village.
In Melanilaivayal village out of total population, 1,154 were engaged in work activities. 83% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,154 workers engaged in Main Work, 469 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 426 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Melanilaivayal village in Thirumayam.