Melapuduppettai Population, Caste, Working Data Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Melapuduppettai is a village situated in Kurinjipadi taluka of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 319 families residing in the village Melapuduppettai. The total population of Melapuduppettai is 1,329 out of which 674 are males and 655 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Melapuduppettai is 972.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Melapuduppettai village is 136 which is 10% of the total population. There are 80 male children and 56 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Melapuduppettai is 700 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (972) of Melapuduppettai village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Melapuduppettai is 74%. Thus Melapuduppettai village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of Cuddalore district. The male literacy rate is 83.84% and the female literacy rate is 64.27% in Melapuduppettai village.

Population
1,329
Families
319
Literacy
74.02%
Sex Ratio
972

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Melapuduppettai village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Melapuduppettai Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Melapuduppettai village.

Total Male Female
Children 136 80 56
Literacy 74.02% 83.84% 64.27%
Scheduled Caste 960 477 483
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 446 176 270

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 72.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Melapuduppettai village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Melapuduppettai village out of total population, 623 were engaged in work activities. 79.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 623 workers engaged in Main Work, 69 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 330 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 495 266 229
Cultivators 69 57 12
Agriculture Labourer 330 126 204
Household Industries 4 0 4
Other Workers 92 83 9
Marginal Workers 128 111 17
Non Working 706 297 409

Map of Melapuduppettai, Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Melapuduppettai, Kurinjipadi

Below are the list of villages near Melapuduppettai village in Kurinjipadi.

Village Population
Buddampadi 973
Aduragaram 3,481
Guruvappanpettai 823
Kothavacheri 1,538
Kalkunam 2,506
Kundiyamallur 3,690
Kurinjipadi 1,400
Arangamangalam 1,641
Maruvay 2,159
Nayinakuppam 932

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