Melakodumalur is a village situated in Mudukulathur taluka of Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 425 families residing in the village Melakodumalur. The total population of Melakodumalur is 1,503 out of which 753 are males and 750 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Melakodumalur is 996.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Melakodumalur village is 170 which is 11% of the total population. There are 93 male children and 77 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Melakodumalur is 828 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (996) of Melakodumalur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Melakodumalur is 71.9%. Thus Melakodumalur village has lower literacy rate compared to 72.3% of Ramanathapuram district. The male literacy rate is 81.67% and the female literacy rate is 62.26% in Melakodumalur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Melakodumalur 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 Melakodumalur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 61.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Melakodumalur village.
In Melakodumalur village out of total population, 779 were engaged in work activities. 94.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 779 workers engaged in Main Work, 113 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 554 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Melakodumalur village in Mudukulathur.