Moonilavu is a village situated in Meenachil taluka of Kottayam district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,223 families residing in the village Moonilavu. The total population of Moonilavu is 9,213 out of which 4,654 are males and 4,559 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Moonilavu is 980.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Moonilavu village is 830 which is 9% of the total population. There are 444 male children and 386 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Moonilavu is 869 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (980) of Moonilavu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Moonilavu is 98%. Thus Moonilavu village has higher literacy rate compared to 88.6% of Kottayam district. The male literacy rate is 98.41% and the female literacy rate is 97.51% in Moonilavu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Moonilavu 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 Moonilavu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 27.4% of total population in Moonilavu village.
In Moonilavu village out of total population, 4,100 were engaged in work activities. 81.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,100 workers engaged in Main Work, 467 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 251 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Moonilavu village in Meenachil.