Melsathambur Population - Namakkal, Tamil Nadu

Melsathambur is a medium size village located in Paramathi-Velur Taluka of Namakkal district, Tamil Nadu with total 425 families residing. The Melsathambur village has population of 1284 of which 650 are males while 634 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Melsathambur village population of children with age 0-6 is 109 which makes up 8.49 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Melsathambur village is 975 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Melsathambur as per census is 652, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Melsathambur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Melsathambur village was 64.43 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Melsathambur Male literacy stands at 77.23 % while female literacy rate was 51.78 %.

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

Melsathambur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 425 - -
Population 1,284 650 634
Child (0-6) 109 66 43
Schedule Caste 403 203 200
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 64.43 % 77.23 % 51.78 %
Total Workers 830 430 400
Main Worker 625 - -
Marginal Worker 205 85 120

Caste Factor

Melsathambur village of Namakkal has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.39 % of total population in Melsathambur village. The village Melsathambur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Melsathambur village out of total population, 830 were engaged in work activities. 75.30 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.70 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 830 workers engaged in Main Work, 171 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 334 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