Melpadur Population - Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu

Melpadur is a large village located in Chengam Taluka of Tiruvannamalai district, Tamil Nadu with total 586 families residing. The Melpadur village has population of 2319 of which 1138 are males while 1181 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Melpadur village population of children with age 0-6 is 314 which makes up 13.54 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Melpadur village is 1038 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Melpadur as per census is 1107, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Melpadur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Melpadur village was 71.97 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Melpadur Male literacy stands at 82.71 % while female literacy rate was 61.52 %.

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

Melpadur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 586 - -
Population 2,319 1,138 1,181
Child (0-6) 314 149 165
Schedule Caste 970 471 499
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 71.97 % 82.71 % 61.52 %
Total Workers 1,129 679 450
Main Worker 1,084 - -
Marginal Worker 45 13 32

Caste Factor

In Melpadur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 41.83 % of total population in Melpadur village. The village Melpadur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Melpadur village out of total population, 1129 were engaged in work activities. 96.01 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.99 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1129 workers engaged in Main Work, 404 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 471 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