Sonpataha is a village placed in Saraigarh Bhaptiyahi Block of Supaul district in Bihar. Located in rural area of Supaul district of Bihar, it is one of the 38 villages of Saraigarh Bhaptiyahi Block of Supaul district. According to the government records, the village code of Sonpataha is 221193. The village has 434 families.
According to Census 2011, Sonpataha's population is 2232. Out of this, 1154 are males whereas the females count 1078 here. This village has 429 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 218 are boys and 211 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sonpataha village is 39%. 871 out of total 2232 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 47% as 544 males out of total 1154 are literate however female literacy rate is 30% as 327 out of total 1078 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy ratio of Sonpataha village is shockingly high -- 60%. Here 1361 out of total 2232 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 52% as 610 males out of total 1154 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 69% and 751 out of total 1078 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied people of Sonpataha village is 881 however 1351 are un-employed. And out of 881 working person 195 persons are fully reliant on cultivation.