Melani is a village situated in Chanho block of Ranchi district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 189 families residing in the village Melani. The total population of Melani is 962 out of which 482 are males and 480 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Melani is 996.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Melani village is 201 which is 21% of the total population. There are 108 male children and 93 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Melani is 861 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (996) of Melani village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Melani is 61.5%. Thus Melani village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Ranchi district. The male literacy rate is 73.53% and the female literacy rate is 49.87% in Melani village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Melani 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 Melani village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 54.6% of total population in Melani village.
In Melani village out of total population, 564 were engaged in work activities. 69.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 564 workers engaged in Main Work, 201 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 171 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Melani village in Chanho.