Melnarma is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 213 families residing in the village Melnarma. The total population of Melnarma is 799 out of which 405 are males and 394 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Melnarma is 973.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Melnarma village is 65 which is 8% of the total population. There are 35 male children and 30 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Melnarma is 857 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (973) of Melnarma village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Melnarma is 61.6%. Thus Melnarma village has lower literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 68.38% and the female literacy rate is 54.67% in Melnarma village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Melnarma 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 Melnarma village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Melnarma village.
In Melnarma village out of total population, 505 were engaged in work activities. 58.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 505 workers engaged in Main Work, 221 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 41 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Melnarma village in Cheyyar.