Padyar Village, with population of 465 is Lanja sub district's the 36th least populous village, located in Lanja sub district of Ratnagiri district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Padyar village is 1 km2 and it is the 17th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 355 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Lanja and distance from Padyar village to Lanja is 10 km. Lanja is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Ratnagiri which is 45 km away. 0.1 square kilometer (8%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 465 people, among them 194 (42%) are male and 271 (58%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Padyar village is 10%, among them 40% are boys and 60% are girls. There are 92 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1397 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1397,. There are 1500 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 305 people in the village are literate, among them 147 are male and 158 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Padyar is 73%. 84% of male and 65% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Padyar has 62% (286) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 65% female population are working population. 15% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 41% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 64% are marginal workers.