Patul is a village situated in Chanditala - I block of Hugli district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 855 families residing in the village Patul. The total population of Patul is 4,083 out of which 2,019 are males and 2,064 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Patul is 1,022.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Patul village is 385 which is 9% of the total population. There are 213 male children and 172 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Patul is 808 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,022) of Patul village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Patul is 90.6%. Thus Patul village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Hugli district. The male literacy rate is 93.24% and the female literacy rate is 88.05% in Patul village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Patul 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 Patul village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.8% of total population in Patul village.
In Patul village out of total population, 1,299 were engaged in work activities. 85.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,299 workers engaged in Main Work, 230 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 114 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Patul village in Chanditala - I.