Manikpur is a village situated in Narpatganj block of Araria district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,228 families residing in the village Manikpur. The total population of Manikpur is 5,925 out of which 3,104 are males and 2,821 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Manikpur is 909.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Manikpur village is 1018 which is 17% of the total population. There are 508 male children and 510 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Manikpur is 1,004 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (909) of Manikpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Manikpur is 50.9%. Thus Manikpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 42.5% of Araria district. The male literacy rate is 62.02% and the female literacy rate is 38.42% in Manikpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Manikpur 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 Manikpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Manikpur village.
In Manikpur village out of total population, 2,376 were engaged in work activities. 49.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 50.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,376 workers engaged in Main Work, 475 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 535 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Manikpur village in Narpatganj.