Santona is a village placed in Sanguem Block of South Goa district in Goa. Positioned in rural region of South Goa district of Goa, it is one among the 51 villages of Sanguem Block of South Goa district. As per the administration records, the village code of Santona is 626987. The village has 343 families.
According to Census 2011, Santona 's population is 1403. Out of this, 739 are males whereas the females count 664 here. This village has 196 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 92 are boys and 104 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Santona village is 70%. 992 out of total 1403 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 76% as 562 males out of total 739 are literate whereas female literacy ratio is 64% as 430 out of total 664 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Santona village is 29%. Here 411 out of total 1403 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 23% as 177 males out of total 739 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 35% and 234 out of total 664 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied people of Santona village is 577 yet 826 are non-working. And out of 577 employed people 29 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.