Sondwa is a Block positioned in Alirajpur district in Madhya Pradesh. Situated in rural part of Madhya Pradesh, it is one of the 6 blocks of Alirajpur district. As per the government records, the block number of Sondwa is 303. The block has 134 villages and there are total 29089 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sondwa's population is 178247. Out of this, 88974 are males while the females count 89273 here. This block has 35668 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 18124 are boys and 17544 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Sondwa block is 24%. 42899 out of total 178247 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 28% as 25165 males out of total 88974 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 19% as 17734 out of total 89273 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Sondwa block is shockingly high -- 75%. Here 135348 out of total 178247 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 71% as 63809 males out of total 88974 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 80% and 71539 out of total 89273 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied individual of Sondwa block is 92089 yet 86158 are non-working. And out of 92089 working person 56376 individuals are completely dependent on cultivation.