Melila is a village located in Kottarakkara Block of Kollam district in Kerala. Positioned in rural region of Kollam district of Kerala, it is one among the 9 villages of Kottarakkara Block of Kollam district. According to the government register, the village code of Melila is 6284091. The village has 77 families.
According to Census 2011, Melila's population is 267. Out of this, 134 are males while the females count 133 here. This village has 21 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 16 are boys and 5 are girls.
Literacy rate in Melila village is 88%. 237 out of total 267 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 86% as 116 males out of total 134 are educated while female literacy rate is 90% as 121 out of total 133 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Melila village is 11%. Here 30 out of total 267 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 13% as 18 males out of total 134 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 9.% and 12 out of total 133 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Melila village is 100 whereas 167 are un-employed. And out of 100 occupied people 4 persons are entirely reliant on cultivation.