Melawas is a medium size village located in Luni Tehsil of Jodhpur district, Rajasthan with total 90 families residing. The Melawas village has population of 525 of which 270 are males while 255 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Melawas village population of children with age 0-6 is 74 which makes up 14.10 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Melawas village is 944 which is higher than Rajasthan state average of 928. Child Sex Ratio for the Melawas as per census is 1176, higher than Rajasthan average of 888.
Melawas village has lower literacy rate compared to Rajasthan. In 2011, literacy rate of Melawas village was 64.97 % compared to 66.11 % of Rajasthan. In Melawas Male literacy stands at 81.78 % while female literacy rate was 46.51 %.
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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There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Melawas village of Jodhpur district.
In Melawas village out of total population, 289 were engaged in work activities. 97.58 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.42 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 289 workers engaged in Main Work, 259 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 17 were Agricultural labourer.