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Sonaposi Population - Pashchimi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

Sonaposi is a medium size village located in Majhgaon Block of Pashchimi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand with total 196 families residing. The Sonaposi village has population of 1037 of which 534 are males while 503 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sonaposi village population of children with age 0-6 is 168 which makes up 16.20 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sonaposi village is 942 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Sonaposi as per census is 714, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Sonaposi village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Sonaposi village was 55.35 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Sonaposi Male literacy stands at 66.74 % while female literacy rate was 43.88 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Sonaposi 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 Sonaposi village.

Sonaposi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 196 - -
Population 1,037 534 503
Child (0-6) 168 98 70
Schedule Caste 5 4 1
Schedule Tribe 672 347 325
Literacy 55.35 % 66.74 % 43.88 %
Total Workers 550 281 269
Main Worker 123 - -
Marginal Worker 427 164 263

Caste Factor

In Sonaposi village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 64.80 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.48 % of total population in Sonaposi village.

Work Profile

In Sonaposi village out of total population, 550 were engaged in work activities. 22.36 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 77.64 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 550 workers engaged in Main Work, 96 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12 were Agricultural labourer.