Pattan is a Block placed in Baramula district in Jammu & Kashmir. Situated in rural part of Jammu & Kashmir, it is one of the 12 blocks of Baramula district. As per the administration records, the block number of Pattan is 64. The block has 39 villages and there are total 11977 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Pattan's population is 98998. Out of this, 51960 are males whereas the females count 47038 here. This block has 19801 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 11083 are boys and 8718 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pattan block is 49%. 49452 out of total 98998 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 56% as 29465 males out of total 51960 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 42% as 19987 out of total 47038 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Pattan block is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 49546 out of total 98998 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 43% as 22495 males out of total 51960 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 57% and 27051 out of total 47038 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Pattan block is 23998 however 75000 are un-employed. And out of 23998 employed person 3643 individuals are completely reliant on cultivation.