Manikgram Chak Village, with population of 1758 is Bongaon sub district's the 70th least populous village, located in Bongaon sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Manikgram Chak village is 0 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 4395 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bongaon and distance from Manikgram Chak village to Bongaon is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Manikgram Chak village is 743235.

Demographics

The village is home to 1758 people, among them 910 (52%) are male and 848 (48%) are female. 32% of the whole population are from general caste, 68% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Manikgram Chak village is 8%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 397 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Manikgram Chak

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,758 568 1,189 1 138
Male 910 294 616 0 72
Female 848 274 573 1 66

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 76.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 997. Female population growth rate of the village is 76.3% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of 76.4%. General caste population has increased by 365.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 35.9% and child population has increased by 16% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Manikgram Chak

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 76 366 36 0 16
Male 76 390 35 0 13
Female 76 342 37 0 20

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 932 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 932, in schedule caste is 930. There are 917 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 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 58 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Manikgram Chak

Total General SC ST Child
Change 0 -101 11 0 58
2011 932 932 930 0 917
2001 932 1,033 919 0 859

Literacy

Total 1435 people in the village are literate, among them 779 are male and 656 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Manikgram Chak is 89%. 93% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Manikgram Chak

Total Male Female
Change 11 7 14
2011 89 93 84
2001 78 86 70

Workers profile

Manikgram Chak has 34% (602) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 9% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Manikgram Chak

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 32 2 66
Male 57 57 1 43
Female 9 6 3 91