Pat Pukur Village, with population of 5290 is Jaynagar - II sub district's the 16th most populous village, located in Jaynagar - II sub district of South Twenty Four Parganas district in the state West Bengal in India. Total geographical area of Pat Pukur village is 2 km2 and it is the 21st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2405 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Jaynagar and distance from Pat Pukur village to Jaynagar is 15 km. Pin code of Pat Pukur village is 743338.

Demographics

The village is home to 5290 people, among them 2698 (51%) are male and 2592 (49%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pat Pukur village is 17%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 1027 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pat Pukur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,290 3,923 1,367 0 883
Male 2,698 2,007 691 0 423
Female 2,592 1,916 676 0 460

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 27.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4157. Female population growth rate of the village is 28.9% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of 25.7%. General caste population has increased by 17.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 64.5% and child population has increased by 12.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Pat Pukur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27 18 65 0 12
Male 26 16 67 0 -3
Female 29 20 62 0 31

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 961 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 955, in schedule caste is 978. There are 1087 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 288 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Pat Pukur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 35 -29 0 288
2011 961 955 978 0 1,087
2001 937 920 1,007 0 799

Literacy

Total 2614 people in the village are literate, among them 1512 are male and 1102 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pat Pukur is 59%. 66% of male and 52% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Pat Pukur

Total Male Female
Change 15 8 21
2011 59 67 52
2001 45 59 30

Workers profile

Pat Pukur has 33% (1725) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 12% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pat Pukur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 33 20 13 67
Male 53 34 19 47
Female 12 6 6 88