Nearest town of the village is Bhogauwan and distance from Manikpur village to Bhogauwan is 11 km.
The village is home to 2521 people, among them 1287 (51%) are male and 1234 (49%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Manikpur village is 14%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 453 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 15.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2176. Female population growth rate of the village is 22.9% which is 13.1% higher than male population growth rate of 9.8%. General caste population has increased by 15.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.2% and child population has decreased by -7.7% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 959 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 956, in schedule caste is 970. There are 1130 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 102 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 273 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 1856 people in the village are literate, among them 1046 are male and 810 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Manikpur is 86%. 94% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.
Manikpur has 33% (839) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 15% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.