(Last Updated on : 02-02-2009)
Quite a handful of towns and cities have developed in large numbers in each and every state of Indian subcontinent. In this regard, the state of Uttar Pradesh can be regarded as an exception. Amongst them , Kachhauna Patseni deserves special mentioning. Kachhauna Patseni is a town. A nagar panchayat is formed in order to look after its administration. It is situated in the in Hardoi district of the same state of India.
Without knowing the demography it is not possible to identify characteristics of any city or place. Here , the Kachhauna Patseni can not be an exception. Over the years several demographers have conducted surveys and researches. The Census report of India that has been brought out in the year 2001 is quite significant. According to the report, the total population of Kachhauna Patseni has been counted to be 13,504. To be specific, male populace constitute of 54 percent, while the population of females in Kachhauna Patseni comprises of 46 percent. In Kachhauna Patseni town, 17 percent of the total population is below six years of age.
What is interesting is to note that the Kachhauna Patseni has an average literacy rate which is higher than that of the nation as a whole. Thus the average literacy rate of Kachhauna Patseni and the entire nation are 61 percent and 59.5 percent respectively. Out of it, the rate of male literacy constitutes of 69 percent, while the rate of female literacy is 52 percent.
Being an integral part of the Hardoi district, it is quite evident that the people, who reside in the Kachhauna Patseni, too are going to follow the same trend and customs. Instances can also be cited. Major crops of the Hardoi district include Rabi, Kharif and Jaiyaj
and almost all the cultivators of the district grow in abundance sugarcane,paddy, wheat, vegetable, pulses and oilseeds in their ground lands. In addition, huge number of lands in the district has been allotted for carrying out activity like horticulture. As has been pointed out by the experts, the weather and the soil of Hardoi district is ideal for the production of fruits like guava, different variety of mangos, lemon, herbal etc. On a yearly basis, the production of fruits like mango and guava are 1688 tons and 98 tons correspondingly.
The economy of the Hardoi district of which Kachhauna Patseni is a part, is agro based. However as a recent phenomenon, several industries too have grown in here and there of the district as a whole. Yeast, metal wires, sugar, floor are the several industrial products.