Sonapur is a Municipality city in district of Subarnapur, Orissa. The Sonapur city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Sonapur Municipality has population of 20,770 of which 10,709 are males while 10,061 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2098 which is 10.10 % of total population of Sonapur (M). In Sonapur Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 939 against state average of 979. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Sonapur is around 916 compared to Orissa state average of 941. Literacy rate of Sonapur city is 88.49 % higher than state average of 72.87 %. In Sonapur, Male literacy is around 94.00 % while female literacy rate is 82.63 %.
Sonapur Municipality has total administration over 4,845 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Sonapur Caste Factor
Sonapur (M) of Subarnapur has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.17 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.61 % of total population in Sonapur (M).
Sonapur Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,120 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,572 were males while 1,548 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7120 working population, 89.78 % were engaged in Main Work while 10.22 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Sonapur 2021 Population
The next census for Sonapur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.