Maigini Village, with population of 70 is Karwar sub district's the least populous village, located in Karwar sub district of Uttara Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Maigini village is 16 km2 and it is the 17th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 4 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Maigini which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Karwar and distance from Maigini village to Karwar is 18 km. Pin code of Maigini village is 581317. The village comes under Hankon panchayat. Karwar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Karwar which is 18 km away. 15.33 square kilometer (98%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 70 people, among them 31 (44%) are male and 39 (56%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Maigini village is 10%, among them 43% are boys and 57% are girls. There are 18 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -21.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 89. Female population growth rate of the village is -20.4% which is 2.1% higher than male population growth rate of -22.5%. General caste population has decreased by -21.3% and child population has decreased by -50% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1258 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1258,. There are 1333 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 333 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 52 people in the village are literate, among them 27 are male and 25 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Maigini is 83%. 96% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Workers profile

Maigini has 37% (26) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 18% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.