Pastan is a large village located in Andhratharhi Block of Madhubani district, Bihar with total 987 families residing. The Pastan village has population of 5169 of which 2686 are males while 2483 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Pastan village population of children with age 0-6 is 1051 which makes up 20.33 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Pastan village is 924 which is higher than Bihar state average of 918. Child Sex Ratio for the Pastan as per census is 925, lower than Bihar average of 935.
Pastan village has lower literacy rate compared to Bihar. In 2011, literacy rate of Pastan village was 58.81 % compared to 61.80 % of Bihar. In Pastan Male literacy stands at 70.89 % while female literacy rate was 45.75 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Pastan village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Pastan village.
|Total No. of Houses
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.94 % of total population in Pastan village.
The village Pastan currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Pastan village out of total population, 1769 were engaged in work activities. 65.57 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.43 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1769 workers engaged in Main Work, 348 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 655 were Agricultural labourer.