Sonsihari Population, Caste, Working Data Nawada, Bihar - Census 2011

Sonsihari is a village situated in Nawada block of Nawada district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,363 families residing in the village Sonsihari. The total population of Sonsihari is 7,667 out of which 3,978 are males and 3,689 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sonsihari is 927.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sonsihari village is 1289 which is 17% of the total population. There are 702 male children and 587 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sonsihari is 836 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (927) of Sonsihari village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sonsihari is 64.9%. Thus Sonsihari village has higher literacy rate compared to 49.2% of Nawada district. The male literacy rate is 73.84% and the female literacy rate is 55.45% in Sonsihari village.

Population
7,667
Families
1,363
Literacy
64.89%
Sex Ratio
927

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sonsihari village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Sonsihari Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Sonsihari village.

Total Male Female
Children 1,289 702 587
Literacy 64.89% 73.84% 55.45%
Scheduled Caste 1,643 872 771
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 3,528 1,559 1,969

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sonsihari village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Sonsihari village out of total population, 2,386 were engaged in work activities. 79.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,386 workers engaged in Main Work, 609 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 488 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,903 1,681 222
Cultivators 609 573 36
Agriculture Labourer 488 443 45
Household Industries 70 66 4
Other Workers 736 599 137
Marginal Workers 483 177 306
Non Working 5,281 2,120 3,161

Map of Sonsihari, Nawada, Bihar


Nearby Villages to Sonsihari, Nawada

Below are the list of villages near Sonsihari village in Nawada.

Village Population
Kharant 3,274
Pakaria 4,577
Zaki Chak 397
Khutika 3,061
Chamardiha 1,355
Bhuraha 268
Barawan 817
Majhanpura 929
Kena 5,000
Dhibri Chak 388

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