Somthana is a village situated in Akola taluka of Akola district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 210 families residing in the village Somthana. The total population of Somthana is 918 out of which 467 are males and 451 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Somthana is 966.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Somthana village is 105 which is 11% of the total population. There are 61 male children and 44 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Somthana is 721 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (966) of Somthana village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Somthana is 88.2%. Thus Somthana village has higher literacy rate compared to 77.8% of Akola district. The male literacy rate is 93.6% and the female literacy rate is 82.8% in Somthana village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Somthana village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Somthana village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Somthana village.
In Somthana village out of total population, 467 were engaged in work activities. 94.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 467 workers engaged in Main Work, 98 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 325 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Somthana village in Akola.