Patrapur is a Block placed in Ganjam district in Odisha. Located in rural part of Odisha, it is one of the 22 blocks of Ganjam district. According to the administration register, the block number of Patrapur is 208. The block has 356 villages and there are total 28501 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Patrapur's population is 128711. Out of this, 62981 are males whereas the females count 65730 here. This block has 16326 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 8436 are boys and 7890 are girls.
Literacy rate in Patrapur block is 50%. 65516 out of total 128711 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 60% as 38319 males out of total 62981 are educated however female literacy rate is 41% as 27197 out of total 65730 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Patrapur block is 49%. Here 63195 out of total 128711 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 39% as 24662 males out of total 62981 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 58% and 38533 out of total 65730 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working people of Patrapur block is 63761 yet 64950 are non-working. And out of 63761 working people 11204 individuals are fully reliant on cultivation.