Pastan is a village located in Andhratharhi Block of Madhubani district in Bihar. Situated in rural part of Madhubani district of Bihar, it is one among the 48 villages of Andhratharhi Block of Madhubani district. As per the administration register, the village number of Pastan is 220639. The village has 987 families.
Pastan's population is 5169. Out of this, 2686 are males while the females count 2483 here. This village has 1051 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 546 are boys and 505 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Pastan village is 46%. 2422 out of total 5169 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 56% as 1517 males out of total 2686 are literate while female literacy rate is 36% as 905 out of total 2483 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Pastan village is shockingly high -- 53%. Here 2747 out of total 5169 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 43% as 1169 males out of total 2686 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 63% and 1578 out of total 2483 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working people of Pastan village is 1769 however 3400 are un-employed. And out of 1769 employed people 348 persons are fully dependent on farming.