Sonbarsa is a Block placed in Sitamarhi district in Bihar. Placed in rural area of Bihar, it is one among the 17 blocks of Sitamarhi district. According to the administration records, the block number of Sonbarsa is 54. The block has 63 villages and there are total 53039 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sonbarsa's population is 251248. Out of this, 131668 are males while the females count 119580 here. This block has 50613 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 26151 are boys and 24462 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sonbarsa block is 39%. 99402 out of total 251248 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 48% as 63565 males out of total 131668 are educated while female literacy ratio is 29% as 35837 out of total 119580 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Sonbarsa block is shockingly high -- 60%. Here 151846 out of total 251248 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 51% as 68103 males out of total 131668 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 70% and 83743 out of total 119580 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working individual of Sonbarsa block is 82443 still 168805 are un-employed. And out of 82443 occupied person 13453 peoples are entirely reliant on cultivation.