Pataghat is a village situated in Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Placed in rural region of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 166 villages of Mawsynram Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the administration register, the village number of Pataghat is 278752. The village has 92 houses.
According to Census 2011, Pataghat's population is 501. Out of this, 240 are males while the females count 261 here. This village has 100 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 43 are boys and 57 are girls.
Literacy rate in Pataghat village is 42%. 213 out of total 501 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 50% as 122 males out of total 240 are literate while female literacy rate is 34% as 91 out of total 261 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Pataghat village is shockingly high -- 57%. Here 288 out of total 501 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 49% as 118 males out of total 240 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 65% and 170 out of total 261 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working person of Pataghat village is 238 whereas 263 are un-employed. And out of 238 occupied people 20 individuals are totally dependent on agriculture.