Sonari Shanker is a village situated in Khajni tehsil of Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 75 families residing in the village Sonari Shanker. The total population of Sonari Shanker is 471 out of which 232 are males and 239 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sonari Shanker is 1,030.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sonari Shanker village is 49 which is 10% of the total population. There are 23 male children and 26 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sonari Shanker is 1,130 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,030) of Sonari Shanker village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sonari Shanker is 72.7%. Thus Sonari Shanker village has higher literacy rate compared to 60.8% of Gorakhpur district. The male literacy rate is 85.17% and the female literacy rate is 60.56% in Sonari Shanker village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sonari Shanker 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 Sonari Shanker village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sonari Shanker village.
In Sonari Shanker village out of total population, 202 were engaged in work activities. 72.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 202 workers engaged in Main Work, 49 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 18 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sonari Shanker village in Khajni.