Maner Community Development Block, with population of about 2.7 lakh is Patna district's the 4th most populous sub district, located in Patna district of the state Bihar in India. There are 36 villages in the sub district, among them Kita Chauhattar is the most populous village with population of about 36 thousand and Sarangpur Tilhari is the least populous village with population of 675. Mangarpal is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 36 km2 and Patila is the smallest with 0 km2.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Maner Nagar Panchayat.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.7 lakh people, among them about 1.4 lakh (53%) are male and about 1.3 lakh (47%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Maner community development block is 19%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 41 thousand households in the sub district and an average 6 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 85% (about 2.3 lakh) live in Maner Sub District rural part and 15% (about 40 thousand) population live in the Maner Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Maner

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 268,998 239,737 28,973 288 51,274
Male 141,622 126,314 15,155 153 26,678
Female 127,376 113,423 13,818 135 24,596

Most populated Villages and Cities in Maner

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kita Chauhattar 35608 Maner 40068
Sherpur 31073
Darweshpur Uparwar 21463
Beapur 14059
Chhitnawan 9918
Lodipur 8573
Khaspur 8446
Suarmarwa 8359
Rampur Diara Taufir 8216
Sadiqpur 8094

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 895 in Muslims are 1009.

Religion wise population 2011 - Maner

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 268,998 258,705 9,276 290 44 29 28 3 623
Male 141,622 136,491 4,617 152 22 18 12 1 309
Female 127,376 122,214 4,659 138 22 11 16 2 314

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 33.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 36.2% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of 31.3%. General caste population has increased by 34.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 34.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -74.1% and child population has increased by 30.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Maner

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33.6% 34.2% 34.2% -74.1% 30.6%
Male 31.3% 32.4% 31.3% -82.8% 31.4%
Female 36.2% 36.3% 37.5% -38.4% 29.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 899 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, in schedule caste is 912 and in schedule tribe is 882. There are 922 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 11 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Maner

Total General SC ST Child
Change 32 26 41 636 -11
2011 899 898 912 882 922
2001 867 872 871 246 933

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Maner

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Nagwan 982 Maner 904
Pandepur Tilhari 967
Sarai 954
Bank 953
Harshankarpur Narhanna 950
Rambad 946
Rasulpur Bijaigopal 946
Lodipur 934
Rewa 933
Sattar 931

Literacy

Total about 1.3 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 80 thousand are male and about 51 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Maner is 60%. 70% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Maner

Total Male Female
Change 12.9% 10.7% 16.1%
2011 60.3% 69.9% 49.5%
2001 47.4% 59.2% 33.4%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Maner

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Sikandarpur 82 Maner 68
Katautia 76
Gaiaspur 74
Dhakarpos 74
Ahiapur Maner 73
Mangarpal 73
Nagwan 71
Rampur Diara 70
Balua 69
Pandepur Tilhari 69

Workers profile

Maner has 29% (about 79 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 13% female population are working population. 27% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 17% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Maner

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.2% 16.8% 12.4% 70.8%
Male 44.1% 27.3% 16.9% 55.9%
Female 12.7% 5.2% 7.4% 87.3%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Maner

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Mangarpal 35.7 Maner 12
Kita Chauhattar 23.7
Balua 7.5
Darweshpur Diara 6.1
Suarmarwa 5.9
Sherpur 5.9
Rampur Diara 4.6
Beapur 3.3
Rambad 2.8
Chhitnawan 2.6