Pataliputra Housing Colony Census Town, with population of 3531 is Patna Rural sub district's only census town located in Patna Rural sub district of Patna district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Pataliputra Housing Colony census town is 1 km2. Population density of the census town is 5517 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Pataliputra Housing Colony Ward No 01 and the population of Pataliputra Housing Colony Ward No 01 is 3531.

Nearest railway station is Patna which is 6 km far from here. Pataliputra is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Patna which is 6 km away. Patna is the state head quarter of the census town and is 6 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1050 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 49°C and minimum temperature goes down to 5°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 3531 people, among them 1825 (52%) are male and 1706 (48%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pataliputra Housing Colony census town is 8%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 761 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pataliputra Housing Colony

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,531 3,432 81 18 282
Male 1,825 1,774 44 7 160
Female 1,706 1,658 37 11 122

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 72% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 24% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 4% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 905 in Muslims are 1005 and in Christians are 1250.

Religion wise population 2011 - Pataliputra Housing Colony

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 3,531 2,537 836 126 21 0 5 0 6
Male 1,825 1,332 417 56 13 0 3 0 4
Female 1,706 1,205 419 70 8 0 2 0 2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 935 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 935, in schedule caste is 841 and in schedule tribe is 1571. There are 763 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total 3102 people in the census town are literate, among them 1595 are male and 1507 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pataliputra Housing Colony is 95%. 96% of male and 95% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Pataliputra Housing Colony has 37% (1294) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 20% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pataliputra Housing Colony

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.6% 34.7% 2% 63.4%
Male 52.4% 50.4% 2% 47.6%
Female 19.8% 17.9% 1.9% 80.2%