Patre Chak Village, with population of 596 is Varanasi sub district's the 207th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Patre Chak village is 1 km2 and it is the 357th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 977 persons per km2.

The village comes under Barema panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 21 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 22 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 596 people, among them 316 (53%) are male and 280 (47%) are female. 57% of the whole population are from general caste, 43% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Patre Chak village is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 93 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Patre Chak

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 596 337 259 0 67
Male 316 171 145 0 35
Female 280 166 114 0 32

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 562. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.3% which is -1.5% lower than male population growth rate of 6.8%. General caste population has increased by 14.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3.4% and child population has decreased by -41.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Patre Chak

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6 15 -3 0 -42
Male 7 11 2 0 -35
Female 5 19 -10 0 -48

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 886 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 971, in schedule caste is 786. There are 914 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 216 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Patre Chak

Total General SC ST Child
Change -13 62 -101 0 -216
2011 886 971 786 0 914
2001 899 909 887 0 1,130

Literacy

Total 353 people in the village are literate, among them 219 are male and 134 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Patre Chak is 67%. 78% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Patre Chak

Total Male Female
Change 5 -1 13
2011 67 78 54
2001 62 79 41

Workers profile

Patre Chak has 31% (183) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 17% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Patre Chak

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 31 22 9 69
Male 43 30 13 57
Female 17 13 5 83