Meghpar Village, with population of 817 is Jasdan sub district's the 7th least populous village, located in Jasdan sub district of Rajkot district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Meghpar village is 9 km2 and it is the 36th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 92 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Gondal and distance from Meghpar village to Gondal is 26 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Meghpar village is 364490. The village comes under Meghpar panchayat. Jasdan is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 36 km. District head quarter of the village is Rajkot which is 65 km away.
The village is home to 817 people, among them 388 (47%) are male and 429 (53%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Meghpar village is 9%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 197 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has decreased by -5.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 862. Female population growth rate of the village is -6.3% which is -2.3% lower than male population growth rate of -4%. General caste population has decreased by -6.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 54.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -66.7% and child population has decreased by -17.8% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1106 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1114, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 805 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 70 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 473 people in the village are literate, among them 239 are male and 234 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Meghpar is 64%. 69% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone down by 1%.
Meghpar has 56% (456) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 71% male and 42% female population are working population. 71% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 42% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.