Melattur is a Town Panchayat city in district of Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu. The Melattur city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Melattur Town Panchayat has population of 8,131 of which 4,107 are males while 4,024 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 746 which is 9.17 % of total population of Melattur (TP). In Melattur Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 980 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Melattur is around 984 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Melattur city is 78.61 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Melattur, Male literacy is around 85.47 % while female literacy rate is 71.59 %.
Melattur Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,062 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Melattur Caste Factor
In Melattur (TP), most of the (TP)rs are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.54 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.70 % of total population in Melattur (TP).
Melattur Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,720 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,514 were males while 1,206 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3720 working population, 69.92 % were engaged in Main Work while 30.08 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Melattur 2021 Population
The next census for Melattur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.