Sonkatch is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Dewas, Madhya Pradesh. The Sonkatch city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Sonkatch Nagar Panchayat has population of 16,545 of which 8,503 are males while 8,042 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2121 which is 12.82 % of total population of Sonkatch (NP). In Sonkatch Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 946 against state average of 931. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Sonkatch is around 875 compared to Madhya Pradesh state average of 918. Literacy rate of Sonkatch city is 83.26 % higher than state average of 69.32 %. In Sonkatch, Male literacy is around 90.15 % while female literacy rate is 76.05 %.
Sonkatch Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 2,985 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Sonkatch Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.45 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.75 % of total population in Sonkatch (NP).
Sonkatch Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,387 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,437 were males while 950 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5387 working population, 85.06 % were engaged in Main Work while 14.94 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Sonkatch 2021 Population
The next census for Sonkatch Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.