Meliani Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Meliani is a medium size village located in Beldanga - I Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 338 families residing. The Meliani village has population of 1567 of which 817 are males while 750 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Meliani village population of children with age 0-6 is 282 which makes up 18.00 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Meliani village is 918 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Meliani as per census is 796, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Meliani village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Meliani village was 62.33 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Meliani Male literacy stands at 62.12 % while female literacy rate was 62.56 %.

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

Meliani Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 338 - -
Population 1,567 817 750
Child (0-6) 282 157 125
Schedule Caste 239 120 119
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 62.33 % 62.12 % 62.56 %
Total Workers 681 441 240
Main Worker 424 - -
Marginal Worker 257 119 138

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.25 % of total population in Meliani village. The village Meliani currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Meliani village out of total population, 681 were engaged in work activities. 62.26 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.74 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 681 workers engaged in Main Work, 31 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 83 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