Patan is a Block located in Durg district in Chhattisgarh. Located in rural part of Chhattisgarh, it is one among the 3 blocks of Durg district. As per the government records, the block code of Patan is 85. The block has 142 villages and there are total 44884 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Patan's population is 212061. Out of this, 106147 are males while the females count 105914 here. This block has 27469 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 13897 are boys and 13572 are girls.
Literacy rate in Patan block is 68%. 144363 out of total 212061 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 75% as 80523 males out of total 106147 are literate however female literacy rate is 60% as 63840 out of total 105914 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Patan block is 31%. Here 67698 out of total 212061 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 24% as 25624 males out of total 106147 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 39% and 42074 out of total 105914 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working people of Patan block is 102386 while 109675 are un-employed. And out of 102386 employed individual 19648 peoples are fully reliant on cultivation.