Manchi Village, with population of 8017 is Bantval sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Bantval sub district of Dakshina Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Manchi village is 12 km2 and it is the 16th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 661 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bantval and distance from Manchi village to Bantval is 14 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Manchi village is 574323. The village comes under Manchi panchayat. Bantval is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Mangalore which is 31 km away. 0.1 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 8017 people, among them 4019 (50%) are male and 3998 (50%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 6% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Manchi village is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1485 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 6981. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.4% which is -0.9% lower than male population growth rate of 15.3%. General caste population has increased by 14.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 27.3% and child population has decreased by -6.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 995 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 993, in schedule caste is 1021 and in schedule tribe is 1008. There are 957 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 6289 people in the village are literate, among them 3305 are male and 2984 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Manchi is 89%. 93% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Workers profile

Manchi has 52% (4136) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 43% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 41% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.