Maniko is a village situated in Hilli block of Dakshin Dinajpur district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 339 families residing in the village Maniko. The total population of Maniko is 1,354 out of which 712 are males and 642 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Maniko is 902.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Maniko village is 121 which is 9% of the total population. There are 67 male children and 54 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Maniko is 806 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (902) of Maniko village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Maniko is 76.8%. Thus Maniko village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.6% of Dakshin Dinajpur district. The male literacy rate is 83.72% and the female literacy rate is 69.22% in Maniko village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Maniko 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 Maniko village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 47.8% of total population in Maniko village.
In Maniko village out of total population, 496 were engaged in work activities. 93.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 496 workers engaged in Main Work, 241 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 147 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Maniko village in Hilli.