Melputhur is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 107 families residing in the village Melputhur. The total population of Melputhur is 459 out of which 225 are males and 234 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Melputhur is 1,040.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Melputhur village is 36 which is 8% of the total population. There are 19 male children and 17 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Melputhur is 895 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,040) of Melputhur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Melputhur is 69%. Thus Melputhur village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 81.55% and the female literacy rate is 57.14% in Melputhur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Melputhur 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 Melputhur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Melputhur village.
In Melputhur village out of total population, 300 were engaged in work activities. 100% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 300 workers engaged in Main Work, 8 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 259 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Melputhur village in Cheyyar.