Melkumaramangalam is a village situated in Panruti taluka of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,496 families residing in the village Melkumaramangalam. The total population of Melkumaramangalam is 5,975 out of which 2,953 are males and 3,022 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Melkumaramangalam is 1,023.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Melkumaramangalam village is 731 which is 12% of the total population. There are 383 male children and 348 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Melkumaramangalam is 909 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,023) of Melkumaramangalam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Melkumaramangalam is 71.6%. Thus Melkumaramangalam village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of Cuddalore district. The male literacy rate is 81.63% and the female literacy rate is 62% in Melkumaramangalam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Melkumaramangalam 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 Melkumaramangalam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 35.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Melkumaramangalam village.
In Melkumaramangalam village out of total population, 3,099 were engaged in work activities. 85.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,099 workers engaged in Main Work, 134 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,209 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Melkumaramangalam village in Panruti.