Sona Village, with population of 4788 is Kanpur sub district's the 22nd most populous village, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sona village is 7 km2 and it is the 19th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 651 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kanpur and distance from Sona village to Kanpur is 30 km. Pin code of Sona village is 208001. The village comes under Sona panchayat. Kanpur Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Kanpur Nagar which is 30 km away. 0.02 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 4788 people, among them 2516 (53%) are male and 2272 (47%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sona village is 14%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 912 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sona

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,788 3,886 902 0 684
Male 2,516 2,036 480 0 376
Female 2,272 1,850 422 0 308

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 903 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 909, in schedule caste is 879. There are 819 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 2806 people in the village are literate, among them 1666 are male and 1140 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sona is 68%. 78% of male and 58% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Sona has 33% (1561) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 13% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sona

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33 27 6 67
Male 51 43 7 49
Female 13 9 4 87