Melathiruvengadanathapuram is a village situated in Palayamkottai taluka of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 717 families residing in the village Melathiruvengadanathapuram. The total population of Melathiruvengadanathapuram is 2,659 out of which 1,315 are males and 1,344 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Melathiruvengadanathapuram is 1,022.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Melathiruvengadanathapuram village is 327 which is 12% of the total population. There are 167 male children and 160 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Melathiruvengadanathapuram is 958 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,022) of Melathiruvengadanathapuram village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Melathiruvengadanathapuram is 77.3%. Thus Melathiruvengadanathapuram village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Tirunelveli district. The male literacy rate is 86.5% and the female literacy rate is 68.41% in Melathiruvengadanathapuram village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Melathiruvengadanathapuram 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 Melathiruvengadanathapuram village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 64.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Melathiruvengadanathapuram village.
In Melathiruvengadanathapuram village out of total population, 1,369 were engaged in work activities. 47.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 52.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,369 workers engaged in Main Work, 169 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 86 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Melathiruvengadanathapuram village in Palayamkottai.