Manikahar Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Manikahar is a large village located in Beldanga - II Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 1828 families residing. The Manikahar village has population of 8114 of which 4233 are males while 3881 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Manikahar village population of children with age 0-6 is 1104 which makes up 13.61 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Manikahar village is 917 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Manikahar as per census is 813, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Manikahar village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Manikahar village was 69.51 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Manikahar Male literacy stands at 72.35 % while female literacy rate was 66.48 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Manikahar village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Manikahar village.

Manikahar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,828 - -
Population 8,114 4,233 3,881
Child (0-6) 1,104 609 495
Schedule Caste 351 174 177
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 69.51 % 72.35 % 66.48 %
Total Workers 2,627 2,273 354
Main Worker 1,844 - -
Marginal Worker 783 599 184

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.33 % of total population in Manikahar village. The village Manikahar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Manikahar village out of total population, 2627 were engaged in work activities. 70.19 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.81 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2627 workers engaged in Main Work, 567 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 417 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149