Mael is a village situated in Chitarpur block of Ramgarh district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 966 families residing in the village Mael. The total population of Mael is 5,527 out of which 2,791 are males and 2,736 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mael is 980.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mael village is 926 which is 17% of the total population. There are 466 male children and 460 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mael is 987 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (980) of Mael village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mael is 71.7%. Thus Mael village has higher literacy rate compared to 62.8% of Ramgarh district. The male literacy rate is 80.69% and the female literacy rate is 62.48% in Mael village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mael village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Mael village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 16.1% of total population in Mael village.
In Mael village out of total population, 1,693 were engaged in work activities. 61.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,693 workers engaged in Main Work, 574 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 37 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mael village in Chitarpur.