Meluri Village Population, Caste, Working Data Phek, Nagaland - Census 2011

Meluri Village is a village situated in Meluri circle of Phek district in Nagaland. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 582 families residing in the village Meluri Village. The total population of Meluri Village is 2,723 out of which 1,393 are males and 1,330 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Meluri Village is 955.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Meluri Village village is 524 which is 19% of the total population. There are 265 male children and 259 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Meluri Village is 977 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (955) of Meluri Village village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Meluri Village is 52.1%. Thus Meluri Village village has lower literacy rate compared to 64.8% of Phek district. The male literacy rate is 58.07% and the female literacy rate is 45.75% in Meluri Village village.

Population
2,723
Families
582
Literacy
52.07%
Sex Ratio
955

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

Meluri Village Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 524 265 259
Literacy 52.07% 58.07% 45.75%
Scheduled Caste 0 0 0
Scheduled Tribe 2,687 1,366 1,321
Illiterate 1,578 738 840

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 98.7% of total population in Meluri Village village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Meluri Village village out of total population, 1,124 were engaged in work activities. 48.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,124 workers engaged in Main Work, 349 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 13 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 544 367 177
Cultivators 349 210 139
Agriculture Labourer 13 9 4
Household Industries 1 1 0
Other Workers 181 147 34
Marginal Workers 580 201 379
Non Working 1,599 825 774

Map of Meluri Village, Phek, Nagaland


Nearby Villages to Meluri Village, Meluri

Below are the list of villages near Meluri Village village in Meluri.

Village Population
Meluri Hq 5,191
Khumiasu 407
Kukhegwo 288
Lephori 1,355
Akhegwo Junction 113
Matikhru 623
Akhegwo 1,196
Mollen 430
New Akhegwo 305
Kanjang 539

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