Sonkhed is a large village located in Loha Taluka of Nanded district, Maharashtra with total 1100 families residing. The Sonkhed village has population of 5995 of which 3110 are males while 2885 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Sonkhed village population of children with age 0-6 is 809 which makes up 13.49 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sonkhed village is 928 which is lower than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Sonkhed as per census is 860, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.
Sonkhed village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Sonkhed village was 78.08 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Sonkhed Male literacy stands at 86.13 % while female literacy rate was 69.49 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Sonkhed village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Sonkhed village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.60 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.53 % of total population in Sonkhed village.
In Sonkhed village out of total population, 2105 were engaged in work activities. 92.59 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.41 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2105 workers engaged in Main Work, 536 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 693 were Agricultural labourer.