Meja Population - Jaunpur, Uttar Pradesh

Meja is a medium size village located in Mariahu Tehsil of Jaunpur district, Uttar Pradesh with total 200 families residing. The Meja village has population of 1260 of which 574 are males while 686 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Meja village population of children with age 0-6 is 170 which makes up 13.49 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Meja village is 1195 which is higher than Uttar Pradesh state average of 912. Child Sex Ratio for the Meja as per census is 789, lower than Uttar Pradesh average of 902.

Meja village has higher literacy rate compared to Uttar Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Meja village was 73.21 % compared to 67.68 % of Uttar Pradesh. In Meja Male literacy stands at 89.56 % while female literacy rate was 60.39 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Meja 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 Meja village.

Meja Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 200 - -
Population 1,260 574 686
Child (0-6) 170 95 75
Schedule Caste 107 48 59
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 73.21 % 89.56 % 60.39 %
Total Workers 794 333 461
Main Worker 551 - -
Marginal Worker 243 115 128

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.49 % of total population in Meja village. The village Meja currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Meja village out of total population, 794 were engaged in work activities. 69.40 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.60 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 794 workers engaged in Main Work, 193 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 243 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