Meghai Jarani Gaon Village, with population of 923 is Dhekiajuli (Pt) sub district's the 164th most populous village, located in Dhekiajuli (Pt) sub district of Sonitpur district in the state Assam in India. Total geographical area of Meghai Jarani Gaon village is 2 km2 and it is the 144th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 471 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dhekiajuli and distance from Meghai Jarani Gaon village to Dhekiajuli is 17 km. Pin code of Meghai Jarani Gaon village is 784149. Dhekiajuli is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 167 km. District head quarter of the village is Tezpur which is 37 km away.


The village is home to 923 people, among them 496 (54%) are male and 427 (46%) are female. 50% of the whole population are from general caste and 50% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Meghai Jarani Gaon village is 11%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 181 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Meghai Jarani Gaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 923 465 0 458 104
Male 496 253 0 243 58
Female 427 212 0 215 46

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 861 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 838, and in schedule tribe is 885. There are 793 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 468 people in the village are literate, among them 277 are male and 191 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Meghai Jarani Gaon is 57%. 63% of male and 50% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Meghai Jarani Gaon has 48% (440) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 33% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 22% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Meghai Jarani Gaon

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 48 29 19 52
Male 61 39 22 40
Female 33 17 16 67