Melma Population, Caste, Working Data Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Melma is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 222 families residing in the village Melma. The total population of Melma is 808 out of which 410 are males and 398 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Melma is 971.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Melma village is 79 which is 10% of the total population. There are 48 male children and 31 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Melma is 646 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (971) of Melma village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Melma is 72%. Thus Melma village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 85.64% and the female literacy rate is 58.58% in Melma village.

Population
808
Families
222
Literacy
72.02%
Sex Ratio
971

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

Melma Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 79 48 31
Literacy 72.02% 85.64% 58.58%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 20 10 10
Illiterate 283 100 183

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.5% of total population in Melma village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Melma village out of total population, 433 were engaged in work activities. 96.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 433 workers engaged in Main Work, 79 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 223 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 417 248 169
Cultivators 79 44 35
Agriculture Labourer 223 104 119
Household Industries 11 9 2
Other Workers 104 91 13
Marginal Workers 16 4 12
Non Working 375 158 217

Map of Melma, Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Melma, Cheyyar

Below are the list of villages near Melma village in Cheyyar.

Village Population
Veerampakkam 2,039
Ayyavadi 634
Theneluppai 974
Vachanur 1,207
Purisai 2,374
Melnarma 799
Arasur 984
Soundariyapuram 1,040
Chithamur 437
Vadanangur 160

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