Meghpur Village, with population of 1429 is Vyara sub district's the 66th most populous village, located in Vyara sub district of Tapi district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Meghpur village is 5 km2 and it is the 30th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 274 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Vyara and distance from Meghpur village to Vyara is 12 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Meghpur village is 394655. The village comes under Meghpur panchayat. Vyara is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Vyara which is 12 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1429 people, among them 708 (50%) are male and 721 (50%) are female. 2% of the whole population are from general caste and 98% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Meghpur village is 9%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 319 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1285. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.1% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of 10.3%. General caste population has increased by 257.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 10.1% and child population has decreased by -30.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1018 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 667, and in schedule tribe is 1026. There are 1186 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 268 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 787 people in the village are literate, among them 434 are male and 353 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Meghpur is 61%. 67% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 16%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Meghpur has 69% (980) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 69% male and 68% female population are working population. 68% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 66% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.