Pattan is a Municipal Committee city in district of Baramula, Jammu and Kashmir. The Pattan city is divided into 13 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Pattan Municipal Committee has population of 19,538 of which 12,580 are males while 6,958 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2053 which is 10.51 % of total population of Pattan (MC). In Pattan Municipal Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 553 against state average of 889. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Pattan is around 846 compared to Jammu and Kashmir state average of 862. Literacy rate of Pattan city is 74.28 % higher than state average of 67.16 %. In Pattan, Male literacy is around 83.92 % while female literacy rate is 55.91 %.
Pattan Municipal Committee has total administration over 2,087 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Committee limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Pattan Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 2.22 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.38 % of total population in Pattan (MC).
Pattan Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,760 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 8,254 were males while 506 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8760 working population, 83.65 % were engaged in Main Work while 16.35 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.