Melpakkam Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Melpakkam is a medium size village located in Uthiramerur Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 163 families residing. The Melpakkam village has population of 581 of which 272 are males while 309 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Melpakkam village population of children with age 0-6 is 71 which makes up 12.22 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Melpakkam village is 1136 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Melpakkam as per census is 1152, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Melpakkam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Melpakkam village was 68.24 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Melpakkam Male literacy stands at 79.08 % while female literacy rate was 58.67 %.

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

Melpakkam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 163 - -
Population 581 272 309
Child (0-6) 71 33 38
Schedule Caste 61 27 34
Schedule Tribe 40 15 25
Literacy 68.24 % 79.08 % 58.67 %
Total Workers 370 180 190
Main Worker 43 - -
Marginal Worker 327 147 180

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.50 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.88 % of total population in Melpakkam village.

Work Profile

In Melpakkam village out of total population, 370 were engaged in work activities. 11.62 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 88.38 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 370 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 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