Patara is a village situated in Baleshwar Sadar block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 199 families residing in the village Patara. The total population of Patara is 827 out of which 427 are males and 400 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Patara is 937.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Patara village is 93 which is 11% of the total population. There are 52 male children and 41 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Patara is 788 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (937) of Patara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Patara is 82.4%. Thus Patara village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 88.8% and the female literacy rate is 75.77% in Patara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Patara village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Patara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 9.3% of total population in Patara village.
In Patara village out of total population, 282 were engaged in work activities. 98.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 282 workers engaged in Main Work, 107 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 62 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Patara village in Baleshwar Sadar.