Merdi Population - Thane, Maharashtra

Merdi is a medium size village located in Murbad Taluka of Thane district, Maharashtra with total 192 families residing. The Merdi village has population of 988 of which 473 are males while 515 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Merdi village population of children with age 0-6 is 127 which makes up 12.85 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Merdi village is 1089 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Merdi as per census is 954, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.

Merdi village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Merdi village was 64.58 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Merdi Male literacy stands at 72.30 % while female literacy rate was 57.62 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Merdi village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Merdi village.

Merdi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 192 - -
Population 988 473 515
Child (0-6) 127 65 62
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 648 313 335
Literacy 64.58 % 72.30 % 57.62 %
Total Workers 608 301 307
Main Worker 373 - -
Marginal Worker 235 109 126

Caste Factor

In Merdi village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 65.59 % of total population in Merdi village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Merdi village of Thane.

Work Profile

In Merdi village out of total population, 608 were engaged in work activities. 61.35 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38.65 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 608 workers engaged in Main Work, 163 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 176 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149