Melukavu is a village located in Erattupetta Block of Kottayam district in Kerala. Located in rural part of Kottayam district of Kerala, it is one among the 9 villages of Erattupetta Block of Kottayam district. As per the government records, the village code of Melukavu is 628119. The village has 2352 homes.
According to Census 2011, Melukavu's population is 9385. Out of this, 4623 are males whereas the females count 4762 here. This village has 810 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 408 are boys and 402 are girls.
Literacy rate in Melukavu village is 89%. 8407 out of total 9385 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 89% as 4149 males out of total 4623 are literate while female literacy rate is 89% as 4258 out of total 4762 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Melukavu village is 10%. Here 978 out of total 9385 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 10% as 474 males out of total 4623 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 10% and 504 out of total 4762 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working people of Melukavu village is 3922 however 5463 are non-working. And out of 3922 occupied person 298 individuals are completely dependent on cultivation.