Mehal Population - Moga, Punjab

Mehal is a medium size village located in Moga Tehsil of Moga district, Punjab with total 263 families residing. The Mehal village has population of 1314 of which 678 are males while 636 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mehal village population of children with age 0-6 is 150 which makes up 11.42 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mehal village is 938 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Mehal as per census is 923, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Mehal village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Mehal village was 72.51 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Mehal Male literacy stands at 79.33 % while female literacy rate was 65.25 %.

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

Mehal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 263 - -
Population 1,314 678 636
Child (0-6) 150 78 72
Schedule Caste 585 305 280
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 72.51 % 79.33 % 65.25 %
Total Workers 457 372 85
Main Worker 393 - -
Marginal Worker 64 25 39

Caste Factor

In Mehal village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 44.52 % of total population in Mehal village. The village Mehal currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Mehal village out of total population, 457 were engaged in work activities. 86.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 457 workers engaged in Main Work, 95 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 92 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