Lower Manikganj is a village situated in Resubelpara block of East Garo Hills district in Meghalaya. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 49 families residing in the village Lower Manikganj. The total population of Lower Manikganj is 268 out of which 121 are males and 147 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Lower Manikganj is 1,215.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Lower Manikganj village is 32 which is 12% of the total population. There are 17 male children and 15 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Lower Manikganj is 882 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,215) of Lower Manikganj village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Lower Manikganj is 74.2%. Thus Lower Manikganj village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.4% of East Garo Hills district. The male literacy rate is 77.88% and the female literacy rate is 71.21% in Lower Manikganj village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Lower Manikganj village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Lower Manikganj village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 92.5% of total population in Lower Manikganj village.
In Lower Manikganj village out of total population, 60 were engaged in work activities. 95% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 60 workers engaged in Main Work, 40 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Lower Manikganj village in Resubelpara.