Sonpur Population, Caste, Working Data Bastar, Chhattisgarh - Census 2011

Sonpur is a village situated in Bade Rajpur tehsil of Bastar district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 255 families residing in the village Sonpur. The total population of Sonpur is 1,270 out of which 625 are males and 645 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sonpur is 1,032.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sonpur village is 187 which is 15% of the total population. There are 100 male children and 87 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sonpur is 870 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,032) of Sonpur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sonpur is 54.6%. Thus Sonpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 46.1% of Bastar district. The male literacy rate is 65.14% and the female literacy rate is 44.62% in Sonpur village.

Population
1,270
Families
255
Literacy
54.57%
Sex Ratio
1,032

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

Sonpur Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 187 100 87
Literacy 54.57% 65.14% 44.62%
Scheduled Caste 12 5 7
Scheduled Tribe 1,164 578 586
Illiterate 679 283 396

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 91.7% of total population in Sonpur village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Sonpur village out of total population, 811 were engaged in work activities. 32.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 67.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 811 workers engaged in Main Work, 230 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 260 222 38
Cultivators 230 203 27
Agriculture Labourer 14 11 3
Household Industries 4 2 2
Other Workers 12 6 6
Marginal Workers 551 161 390
Non Working 459 242 217

Map of Sonpur, Bastar, Chhattisgarh


Nearby Villages to Sonpur, Bade Rajpur

Below are the list of villages near Sonpur village in Bade Rajpur.

Village Population
Kongera 933
Tenwasa 1,791
Korahobeda 1,338
Baderajpur 3,786
Korgaon 2,920
Padoki 728
Kalgaon 1,131
Chhoterajpur 1,827
Kosmi 775
Khalari 1,706

Reference