Mehgaon Population - Katni, Madhya Pradesh

Mehgaon is a medium size village located in Vijayraghavgarh Tehsil of Katni district, Madhya Pradesh with total 129 families residing. The Mehgaon village has population of 547 of which 292 are males while 255 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mehgaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 92 which makes up 16.82 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mehgaon village is 873 which is lower than Madhya Pradesh state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Mehgaon as per census is 769, lower than Madhya Pradesh average of 918.

Mehgaon village has higher literacy rate compared to Madhya Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Mehgaon village was 70.33 % compared to 69.32 % of Madhya Pradesh. In Mehgaon Male literacy stands at 81.67 % while female literacy rate was 57.67 %.

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

Mehgaon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 129 - -
Population 547 292 255
Child (0-6) 92 52 40
Schedule Caste 60 33 27
Schedule Tribe 325 180 145
Literacy 70.33 % 81.67 % 57.67 %
Total Workers 247 156 91
Main Worker 40 - -
Marginal Worker 207 129 78

Caste Factor

In Mehgaon village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 59.41 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 10.97 % of total population in Mehgaon village.

Work Profile

In Mehgaon village out of total population, 247 were engaged in work activities. 16.19 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 83.81 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 247 workers engaged in Main Work, 4 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 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