Patarsa Village, with population of 2294 is Kanpur sub district's the 75th most populous village, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Patarsa village is 1 km2 and it is the 63rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1995 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kanpur and distance from Patarsa village to Kanpur is 16 km. The village comes under Patarsa panchayat. Kanpur Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 16 km. District head quarter of the village is Kanpur Nagar which is 16 km away. 0.02 square kilometer (2%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 2294 people, among them 1240 (54%) are male and 1054 (46%) are female. 37% of the whole population are from general caste, 63% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Patarsa village is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 451 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Patarsa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,294 849 1,445 0 323
Male 1,240 464 776 0 172
Female 1,054 385 669 0 151

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 850 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 830, in schedule caste is 862. There are 878 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 1434 people in the village are literate, among them 862 are male and 572 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Patarsa is 73%. 81% of male and 63% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Patarsa has 39% (890) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 20% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Patarsa

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.8% 25.7% 13.1% 61.2%
Male 55.2% 42.3% 12.8% 44.8%
Female 19.5% 6.1% 13.5% 80.5%