Manikpol Village, with population of 2948 is Bongaon sub district's the 44th most populous village, located in Bongaon sub district of North Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Manikpol village is 3 km2 and it is the 46th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1138 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bangaon and distance from Manikpol village to Bangaon is 11 km. Pin code of Manikpol village is 743262.

Demographics

The village is home to 2948 people, among them 1511 (51%) are male and 1437 (49%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 36% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Manikpol village is 11%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 731 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Manikpol

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,948 1,876 1,070 2 312
Male 1,511 944 567 0 145
Female 1,437 932 503 2 167

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 22.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2402. Female population growth rate of the village is 22.5% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of 22.9%. General caste population has increased by 26%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.2% and child population has decreased by -15% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Manikpol

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22.7% 26% 17.2% 0% -15%
Male 22.9% 24.5% 20.4% 0% -22.5%
Female 22.5% 27.5% 13.8% 0% -7.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 951 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 987, in schedule caste is 887. There are 1152 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 189 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Manikpol

Total General SC ST Child
Change -3 23 -51 0 189
2011 951 987 887 0 1152
2001 954 964 938 0 963

Literacy

Total 2084 people in the village are literate, among them 1146 are male and 938 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Manikpol is 79%. 84% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 13% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Manikpol

Total Male Female
Change 14.9% 12.9% 16.9%
2011 79.1% 83.9% 73.9%
2001 64.2% 71% 57%

Workers profile

Manikpol has 34% (1001) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 11% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Manikpol

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34% 24.4% 9.6% 66%
Male 55.6% 43.4% 12.2% 44.4%
Female 11.2% 4.3% 6.9% 88.8%