Patratu is a Block placed in Ramgarh district in Jharkhand. Positioned in urban area of Jharkhand, it is one among the 6 blocks of Ramgarh district. According to the administration records, the block code of Patratu is 166. The block has 76 villages and there are total 47121 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Patratu's population is 247841. Out of this, 129469 are males while the females count 118372 here. This block has 33440 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 17240 are boys and 16200 are girls.
Literacy rate in Patratu block is 64%. 160806 out of total 247841 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 72% as 93705 males out of total 129469 are literate while female literacy rate is 56% as 67101 out of total 118372 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy ratio of Patratu block is 35%. Here 87035 out of total 247841 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 27% as 35764 males out of total 129469 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 43% and 51271 out of total 118372 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Patratu block is 72891 still 174950 are non-working. And out of 72891 working individual 6896 persons are completely dependent on cultivation.