Mehta Population - Barnala, Punjab

Mehta is a large village located in Tapa Tehsil of Barnala district, Punjab with total 420 families residing. The Mehta village has population of 2304 of which 1223 are males while 1081 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mehta village population of children with age 0-6 is 278 which makes up 12.07 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mehta village is 884 which is lower than Punjab state average of 895. Child Sex Ratio for the Mehta as per census is 917, higher than Punjab average of 846.

Mehta village has lower literacy rate compared to Punjab. In 2011, literacy rate of Mehta village was 63.13 % compared to 75.84 % of Punjab. In Mehta Male literacy stands at 67.53 % while female literacy rate was 58.12 %.

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

Mehta Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 420 - -
Population 2,304 1,223 1,081
Child (0-6) 278 145 133
Schedule Caste 925 513 412
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 63.13 % 67.53 % 58.12 %
Total Workers 677 603 74
Main Worker 572 - -
Marginal Worker 105 69 36

Caste Factor

In Mehta village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 40.15 % of total population in Mehta village. The village Mehta currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Mehta village out of total population, 677 were engaged in work activities. 84.49 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.51 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 677 workers engaged in Main Work, 319 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 112 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