Sonahatu is a Block placed in Ranchi district in Jharkhand. Located in rural part of Jharkhand, it is one among the 18 blocks of Ranchi district. As per the administration records, the block number of Sonahatu is 195. The block has 64 villages and there are total 17760 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sonahatu's population is 77252. Out of this, 39127 are males while the females count 38125 here. This block has 11389 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 5853 are boys and 5536 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sonahatu block is 56%. 43494 out of total 77252 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 67% as 26506 males out of total 39127 are educated however female literacy ratio is 44% as 16988 out of total 38125 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Sonahatu block is 43%. Here 33758 out of total 77252 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 32% as 12621 males out of total 39127 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 55% and 21137 out of total 38125 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Sonahatu block is 43705 still 33547 are un-employed. And out of 43705 occupied people 10381 persons are fully dependent on agriculture.