Manknaj is a village situated in Mahesana taluka of Mahesana district in Gujarat. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 964 families residing in the village Manknaj. The total population of Manknaj is 4,454 out of which 2,339 are males and 2,115 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Manknaj is 904.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Manknaj village is 553 which is 12% of the total population. There are 301 male children and 252 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Manknaj is 837 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (904) of Manknaj village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Manknaj is 82.4%. Thus Manknaj village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.8% of Mahesana district. The male literacy rate is 91.27% and the female literacy rate is 72.79% in Manknaj village.
As of Mar 2016, the Sarpanch of Manknaj village is ZALA DILIPSINGH. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Manknaj 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 Manknaj village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Manknaj village.
In Manknaj village out of total population, 1,714 were engaged in work activities. 83.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,714 workers engaged in Main Work, 740 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 434 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Manknaj village in Mahesana.