Manchar Census Town, with population of about 19 thousand is Ambegaon sub district's only census town located in Ambegaon sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Manchar census town is 9 km2. Population density of the census town is 2203 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Manchar Ward No 01 and the population of Manchar Ward No 01 is about 19 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Pune which is 67 km far from here. Ghodegaon is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 12 km. District head quarter of the census town is Pune which is 67 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the census town and is 180 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 710.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5.9°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 19 thousand people, among them 9643 (51%) are male and 9233 (49%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Manchar census town is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4227 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Manchar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18,876 16,683 1,010 1,183 2,285
Male 9,643 8,492 528 623 1,177
Female 9,233 8,191 482 560 1,108

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 80% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 17% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 951 in Muslims are 999 and in Jains are 963.

Religion wise population 2011 - Manchar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 18,876 15,096 3,150 38 14 169 369 1 39
Male 9,643 7,736 1,576 18 8 93 188 1 23
Female 9,233 7,360 1,574 20 6 76 181 0 16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 957 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 965, in schedule caste is 913 and in schedule tribe is 899. There are 941 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the census town are literate, among them 7896 are male and 6980 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Manchar is 90%. 93% of male and 86% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Manchar has 40% (7537) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 24% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Manchar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39.9% 38.1% 1.8% 60.1%
Male 55.1% 53.2% 1.9% 44.9%
Female 24.1% 22.3% 1.8% 75.9%