Melvalai is a village located in Mugaiyur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Located in rural area of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 84 villages of Mugaiyur Block of Viluppuram district. According to the administration records, the village code of Melvalai is 633075. The village has 475 homes.
According to Census 2011, Melvalai's population is 2165. Out of this, 1097 are males while the females count 1068 here. This village has 302 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 158 are boys and 144 are girls.
Literacy rate in Melvalai village is 58%. 1256 out of total 2165 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 66% as 734 males out of total 1097 are literate however female literacy rate is 48% as 522 out of total 1068 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Melvalai village is 41%. Here 909 out of total 2165 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 33% as 363 males out of total 1097 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 51% and 546 out of total 1068 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Melvalai village is 777 whereas 1388 are un-employed. And out of 777 occupied person 6 individuals are entirely dependent on agriculture.