Patera is a village situated in Patera tehsil of Damoh district in Madhya Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,255 families residing in the village Patera. The total population of Patera is 9,927 out of which 5,191 are males and 4,736 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Patera is 912.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Patera village is 1549 which is 16% of the total population. There are 823 male children and 726 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Patera is 882 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (912) of Patera village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Patera is 72.6%. Thus Patera village has higher literacy rate compared to 59.1% of Damoh district. The male literacy rate is 79.51% and the female literacy rate is 65.11% in Patera village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Patera 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 Patera village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.3% of total population in Patera village.
In Patera village out of total population, 4,024 were engaged in work activities. 70% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,024 workers engaged in Main Work, 344 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 537 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Patera village in Patera.