Melnilavur Population - Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu

Melnilavur is a medium size village located in Sankarapuram Taluka of Viluppuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 167 families residing. The Melnilavur village has population of 822 of which 405 are males while 417 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Melnilavur village population of children with age 0-6 is 112 which makes up 13.63 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Melnilavur village is 1030 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Melnilavur as per census is 778, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Melnilavur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Melnilavur village was 42.25 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Melnilavur Male literacy stands at 45.61 % while female literacy rate was 39.13 %.

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

Melnilavur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 167 - -
Population 822 405 417
Child (0-6) 112 63 49
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 810 399 411
Literacy 42.25 % 45.61 % 39.13 %
Total Workers 460 238 222
Main Worker 407 - -
Marginal Worker 53 19 34

Caste Factor

In Melnilavur village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.54 % of total population in Melnilavur village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Melnilavur village of Viluppuram.

Work Profile

In Melnilavur village out of total population, 460 were engaged in work activities. 88.48 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.52 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 460 workers engaged in Main Work, 88 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 266 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