Meethikudi Population - Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu

Meethikudi is a medium size village located in Chidambaram Taluka of Cuddalore district, Tamil Nadu with total 273 families residing. The Meethikudi village has population of 1079 of which 546 are males while 533 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Meethikudi village population of children with age 0-6 is 135 which makes up 12.51 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Meethikudi village is 976 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Meethikudi as per census is 800, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Meethikudi village has higher literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Meethikudi village was 86.76 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Meethikudi Male literacy stands at 92.78 % while female literacy rate was 80.76 %.

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

Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Meethikudi village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Meethikudi village.

Meethikudi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 273 - -
Population 1,079 546 533
Child (0-6) 135 75 60
Schedule Caste 479 249 230
Schedule Tribe 28 16 12
Literacy 86.76 % 92.78 % 80.76 %
Total Workers 469 331 138
Main Worker 452 95,852 0
Marginal Worker 17 7 10

Caste Factor

In Meethikudi village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 44.39 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.59 % of total population in Meethikudi village.

Work Profile

In Meethikudi village out of total population, 469 were engaged in work activities. 96.38 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.62 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 469 workers engaged in Main Work, 117 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 132 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