Mera is a Census Town city in district of Dhanbad, Jharkhand. The Mera Census Town has population of 7,051 of which 3,801 are males while 3,250 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 932 which is 13.22 % of total population of Mera (CT). In Mera Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 855 against state average of 948. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Mera is around 942 compared to Jharkhand state average of 948. Literacy rate of Mera city is 72.48 % higher than state average of 66.41 %. In Mera, Male literacy is around 80.19 % while female literacy rate is 63.33 %.
Mera Census Town has total administration over 1,375 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Mera Caste Factor
Mera (CT) of Dhanbad has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.73 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.35 % of total population in Mera (CT).
Mera Work Profile
Out of total population, 2,003 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 1,771 were males while 232 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 2003 working population, 83.62 % were engaged in Main Work while 16.38 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Mera 2021 Population
The next census for Mera Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.