Melottivakkam Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Melottivakkam is a medium size village located in Kancheepuram Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 488 families residing. The Melottivakkam village has population of 1997 of which 1011 are males while 986 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Melottivakkam village population of children with age 0-6 is 237 which makes up 11.87 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Melottivakkam village is 975 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Melottivakkam as per census is 896, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Melottivakkam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Melottivakkam village was 68.52 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Melottivakkam Male literacy stands at 75.40 % while female literacy rate was 61.56 %.

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

Melottivakkam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 488 - -
Population 1,997 1,011 986
Child (0-6) 237 125 112
Schedule Caste 1,289 667 622
Schedule Tribe 1 1 0
Literacy 68.52 % 75.40 % 61.56 %
Total Workers 1,190 638 552
Main Worker 916 - -
Marginal Worker 274 121 153

Caste Factor

In Melottivakkam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 64.55 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.05 % of total population in Melottivakkam village.

Work Profile

In Melottivakkam village out of total population, 1190 were engaged in work activities. 76.97 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.03 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1190 workers engaged in Main Work, 410 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 346 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