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Melaperumpallam Population - Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu

Melaperumpallam is a large village located in Tharangambadi Taluka of Nagapattinam district, Tamil Nadu with total 822 families residing. The Melaperumpallam village has population of 3231 of which 1600 are males while 1631 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Melaperumpallam village population of children with age 0-6 is 302 which makes up 9.35 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Melaperumpallam village is 1019 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Melaperumpallam as per census is 948, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Melaperumpallam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Melaperumpallam village was 78.25 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Melaperumpallam Male literacy stands at 84.98 % while female literacy rate was 71.70 %.

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

Melaperumpallam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 822 - -
Population 3,231 1,600 1,631
Child (0-6) 302 155 147
Schedule Caste 1,614 793 821
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 78.25 % 84.98 % 71.70 %
Total Workers 1,493 913 580
Main Worker 1,108 - -
Marginal Worker 385 143 242

Caste Factor

In Melaperumpallam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 49.95 % of total population in Melaperumpallam village. The village Melaperumpallam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Melaperumpallam village out of total population, 1493 were engaged in work activities. 74.21 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.79 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1493 workers engaged in Main Work, 65 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 772 were Agricultural labourer.