Manikpur is a village situated in Bade Rajpur tehsil of Bastar district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 101 families residing in the village Manikpur. The total population of Manikpur is 550 out of which 245 are males and 305 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Manikpur is 1,245.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Manikpur village is 68 which is 12% of the total population. There are 36 male children and 32 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Manikpur is 889 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,245) of Manikpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Manikpur is 72%. Thus Manikpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 46.1% of Bastar district. The male literacy rate is 82.3% and the female literacy rate is 64.1% 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 0.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.5% of total population in Manikpur village.
In Manikpur village out of total population, 257 were engaged in work activities. 49% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 257 workers engaged in Main Work, 104 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Manikpur village in Bade Rajpur.