Mehas Population - Patiala, Punjab

Mehas is a large village located in Nabha Tehsil of Patiala district, Punjab with total 404 families residing. The Mehas village has population of 2123 of which 1104 are males while 1019 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mehas village population of children with age 0-6 is 294 which makes up 13.85 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mehas village is 923 which is higher than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Mehas as per census is 838, lower than Punjab average of 846.

Mehas village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Mehas village was 71.68 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Mehas Male literacy stands at 74.89 % while female literacy rate was 68.25 %.

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

Mehas Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 404 - -
Population 2,123 1,104 1,019
Child (0-6) 294 160 134
Schedule Caste 847 430 417
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 71.68 % 74.89 % 68.25 %
Total Workers 758 629 129
Main Worker 716 - -
Marginal Worker 42 18 24

Caste Factor

In Mehas village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 39.90 % of total population in Mehas village. The village Mehas currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Mehas village out of total population, 758 were engaged in work activities. 94.46 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.54 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 758 workers engaged in Main Work, 156 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 96 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