Sonkatch is a Block located in Dewas district in Madhya Pradesh. Positioned in rural region of Madhya Pradesh, it is one among the 6 blocks of Dewas district. According to the government records, the block code of Sonkatch is 118. The block has 131 villages and there are total 25877 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sonkatch's population is 133945. Out of this, 68536 are males while the females count 65409 here. This block has 19473 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 10058 are boys and 9415 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Sonkatch block is 57%. 77331 out of total 133945 population is literate here. In males the literacy ratio is 70% as 48033 males out of total 68536 are literate while female literacy ratio is 44% as 29298 out of total 65409 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy ratio of Sonkatch block is 42%. Here 56614 out of total 133945 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 29% as 20503 males out of total 68536 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 55% and 36111 out of total 65409 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Sonkatch block is 68736 however 65209 are non-working. And out of 68736 employed person 25809 persons are fully reliant on cultivation.