Melila is a village situated in Vettikkavala Block of Kollam district in Kerala. Located in rural area of Kollam district of Kerala, it is one among the 10 villages of Vettikkavala Block of Kollam district. As per the administration register, the village code of Melila is 628409. The village has 5888 families.
According to Census 2011, Melila's population is 21936. Out of this, 10196 are males whereas the females count 11740 here. This village has 1925 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 943 are boys and 982 are girls.
Literacy rate in Melila village is 86%. 19035 out of total 21936 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 87% as 8959 males out of total 10196 are literate while female literacy rate is 85% as 10076 out of total 11740 females are literate in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Melila village is 13%. Here 2901 out of total 21936 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 12% as 1237 males out of total 10196 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 14% and 1664 out of total 11740 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed individual of Melila village is 7300 yet 14636 are non-working. And out of 7300 employed individual 682 individuals are totally reliant on agriculture.