Mellacheruvu is a village situated in Gadwal mandal of Mahbubnagar district in Andhra Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 441 families residing in the village Mellacheruvu. The total population of Mellacheruvu is 1,981 out of which 1,059 are males and 922 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mellacheruvu is 871.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mellacheruvu village is 302 which is 15% of the total population. There are 155 male children and 147 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mellacheruvu is 948 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (871) of Mellacheruvu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mellacheruvu is 49%. Thus Mellacheruvu village has higher literacy rate compared to 47.9% of Mahbubnagar district. The male literacy rate is 59.85% and the female literacy rate is 36.26% in Mellacheruvu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mellacheruvu 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 Mellacheruvu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 48.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.8% of total population in Mellacheruvu village.
In Mellacheruvu village out of total population, 1,056 were engaged in work activities. 32.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 67.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,056 workers engaged in Main Work, 101 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 84 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mellacheruvu village in Gadwal.