Merki Population, Caste, Working Data Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh - Census 2011

Merki is a village situated in Mauranipur tehsil of Jhansi district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 348 families residing in the village Merki. The total population of Merki is 1,929 out of which 1,026 are males and 903 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Merki is 880.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Merki village is 264 which is 14% of the total population. There are 138 male children and 126 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Merki is 913 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (880) of Merki village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Merki is 77.2%. Thus Merki village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.3% of Jhansi district. The male literacy rate is 90.09% and the female literacy rate is 62.42% in Merki village.

Population
1,929
Families
348
Literacy
77.18%
Sex Ratio
880

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

Merki Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 264 138 126
Literacy 77.18% 90.09% 62.42%
Scheduled Caste 788 420 368
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 644 226 418

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 40.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Merki village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Merki village out of total population, 566 were engaged in work activities. 95.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 566 workers engaged in Main Work, 340 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 110 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 542 529 13
Cultivators 340 333 7
Agriculture Labourer 110 108 2
Household Industries 31 31 0
Other Workers 61 57 4
Marginal Workers 24 16 8
Non Working 1,363 481 882

Map of Merki, Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh


Nearby Villages to Merki, Mauranipur

Below are the list of villages near Merki village in Mauranipur.

Village Population
Siyawnikhurd 2,299
Rupa Dhamana 2,750
Durgapur 937
Piprokhar 902
Saptwara 721
Churari 1,333
Sitaura 1,207
Jhankari 1,387
Mailoni 942
Jalalpura 229

Reference