Sonpur Population, Caste, Working Data Gaya, Bihar - Census 2011

Sonpur is a village situated in Belaganj block of Gaya district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 47 families residing in the village Sonpur. The total population of Sonpur is 435 out of which 230 are males and 205 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sonpur is 891.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sonpur village is 83 which is 19% of the total population. There are 47 male children and 36 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sonpur is 766 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (891) of Sonpur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sonpur is 65.9%. Thus Sonpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 52.3% of Gaya district. The male literacy rate is 83.06% and the female literacy rate is 47.34% in Sonpur village.

Population
435
Families
47
Literacy
65.91%
Sex Ratio
891

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 83 47 36
Literacy 65.91% 83.06% 47.34%
Scheduled Caste 68 36 32
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 203 78 125

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sonpur village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Sonpur village out of total population, 189 were engaged in work activities. 98.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 189 workers engaged in Main Work, 52 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 124 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 187 104 83
Cultivators 52 29 23
Agriculture Labourer 124 64 60
Other Workers 11 11 0
Marginal Workers 2 2 0
Non Working 246 124 122

Map of Sonpur, Gaya, Bihar


Nearby Villages to Sonpur, Belaganj

Below are the list of villages near Sonpur village in Belaganj.

Village Population
Silaunja 6,891
Singhaul 2,624
Chiraila 4,712
Niamatpur 954
Lodipur 3,957
Shekhpura Nehalpur 1,338
Amjhar 1,946
Ramanand Bigha 988
Deva Bigha 497
Or 2,087

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