Sonkhedi Population, Caste, Working Data Barwani, Madhya Pradesh - Census 2011

Sonkhedi is a village situated in Varla tehsil of Barwani district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 219 families residing in the village Sonkhedi. The total population of Sonkhedi is 1,428 out of which 724 are males and 704 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sonkhedi is 972.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sonkhedi village is 386 which is 27% of the total population. There are 214 male children and 172 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sonkhedi is 804 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (972) of Sonkhedi village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sonkhedi is 18.5%. Thus Sonkhedi village has lower literacy rate compared to 39.7% of Barwani district. The male literacy rate is 25.29% and the female literacy rate is 12.03% in Sonkhedi village.

Population
1,428
Families
219
Literacy
18.52%
Sex Ratio
972

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sonkhedi village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Sonkhedi Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Sonkhedi village.

Total Male Female
Children 386 214 172
Literacy 18.52% 25.29% 12.03%
Scheduled Caste 37 20 17
Scheduled Tribe 1,381 698 683
Illiterate 1,235 595 640

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 96.7% of total population in Sonkhedi village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Sonkhedi village out of total population, 618 were engaged in work activities. 79.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 618 workers engaged in Main Work, 422 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 57 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 491 310 181
Cultivators 422 284 138
Agriculture Labourer 57 18 39
Household Industries 4 3 1
Other Workers 8 5 3
Marginal Workers 127 8 119
Non Working 810 406 404

Map of Sonkhedi, Barwani, Madhya Pradesh


Nearby Villages to Sonkhedi, Varla

Below are the list of villages near Sonkhedi village in Varla.

Village Population
Nahalband 695
Chirmiriya 1,421
Khokar Amba 1,982
Mohanpura 2,941
Dhawada 1,552
Umariya Pani 1,122
Adnadi 769
Ambaautar 1,670
Bhalabardi 1,499
Chilariya 2,653

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