Medha Population - Tapi, Gujarat

Medha is a medium size village located in Songadh Taluka of Tapi district, Gujarat with total 285 families residing. The Medha village has population of 1230 of which 636 are males while 594 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Medha village population of children with age 0-6 is 147 which makes up 11.95 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Medha village is 934 which is higher than Gujarat state average of 919. Child Sex Ratio for the Medha as per census is 861, lower than Gujarat average of 890.

Medha village has lower literacy rate compared to Gujarat. In 2011, literacy rate of Medha village was 57.99 % compared to 78.03 % of Gujarat. In Medha Male literacy stands at 66.97 % while female literacy rate was 48.48 %.

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

Medha Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 285 - -
Population 1,230 636 594
Child (0-6) 147 79 68
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,214 627 587
Literacy 57.99 % 66.97 % 48.48 %
Total Workers 520 383 137
Main Worker 333 - -
Marginal Worker 187 147 40

Caste Factor

In Medha village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.70 % of total population in Medha village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Medha village of Tapi.

Work Profile

In Medha village out of total population, 520 were engaged in work activities. 64.04 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.96 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 520 workers engaged in Main Work, 89 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 172 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