Manirtala Village, with population of about 18 thousand is Jaynagar - II sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Jaynagar - II sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Manirtala village is 10 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1731 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaynagar and distance from Manirtala village to Jaynagar is 23 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Manirtala village is 743373.

Demographics

The village is home to about 18 thousand people, among them 8974 (51%) are male and 8737 (49%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Manirtala village is 19%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3626 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Manirtala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,711 15,392 2,308 11 3,320
Male 8,974 7,797 1,172 5 1,686
Female 8,737 7,595 1,136 6 1,634

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 15 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 23.5% which is 3.4% higher than male population growth rate of 20.1%. General caste population has increased by 24.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5.5% and child population has increased by 5% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Manirtala

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22 25 6 0 5
Male 20 23 5 0 2
Female 24 26 7 0 8

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 974 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 974, in schedule caste is 969 and in schedule tribe is 1200. There are 969 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 52 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Manirtala

Total General SC ST Child
Change 27 28 19 1,200 52
2011 974 974 969 1,200 969
2001 947 946 950 0 917

Literacy

Total 9165 people in the village are literate, among them 5137 are male and 4028 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Manirtala is 64%. 70% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Manirtala

Total Male Female
Change 12 8 16
2011 64 71 57
2001 52 63 40

Workers profile

Manirtala has 42% (7452) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 29% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 23% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Manirtala

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42 20 22 58
Male 55 35 20 45
Female 29 6 23 71