Meral Population, Caste, Working Data Chatra, Jharkhand - Census 2011

Meral is a village situated in Pathalgora block of Chatra district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 295 families residing in the village Meral. The total population of Meral is 1,820 out of which 904 are males and 916 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Meral is 1,013.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Meral village is 430 which is 24% of the total population. There are 224 male children and 206 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Meral is 920 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,013) of Meral village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Meral is 59.4%. Thus Meral village has higher literacy rate compared to 48.9% of Chatra district. The male literacy rate is 73.24% and the female literacy rate is 46.2% in Meral village.

Population
1,820
Families
295
Literacy
59.42%
Sex Ratio
1,013

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

Meral Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 430 224 206
Literacy 59.42% 73.24% 46.2%
Scheduled Caste 668 326 342
Scheduled Tribe 1,114 559 555
Illiterate 994 406 588

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 36.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 61.2% of total population in Meral village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Meral village out of total population, 973 were engaged in work activities. 82.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 973 workers engaged in Main Work, 534 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 233 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 803 418 385
Cultivators 534 283 251
Agriculture Labourer 233 113 120
Household Industries 15 7 8
Other Workers 21 15 6
Marginal Workers 170 61 109
Non Working 847 425 422

Map of Meral, Chatra, Jharkhand


Nearby Villages to Meral, Pathalgora

Below are the list of villages near Meral village in Pathalgora.

Village Population
Angara Kalan 277
Meramgara 489
Kuba 1,260
Bahera 140
Chontha 1,040
Sael 106
Maranga 366
Semratari Alias Dhurua 182
Nawadih Damol 4,484
Chitua 139

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