Melawas is a medium size village located in Bhopalgarh Tehsil of Jodhpur district, Rajasthan with total 202 families residing. The Melawas village has population of 1088 of which 576 are males while 512 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Melawas village population of children with age 0-6 is 199 which makes up 18.29 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Melawas village is 889 which is lower than Rajasthan state average of 928. Child Sex Ratio for the Melawas as per census is 809, lower than Rajasthan average of 888.
Melawas village has lower literacy rate compared to Rajasthan. In 2011, literacy rate of Melawas village was 62.20 % compared to 66.11 % of Rajasthan. In Melawas Male literacy stands at 78.33 % while female literacy rate was 44.44 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Melawas 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 Melawas village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.63 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.99 % of total population in Melawas village.
In Melawas village out of total population, 236 were engaged in work activities. 100.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 236 workers engaged in Main Work, 94 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.