Puraina is a village situated in Rudhauli tehsil of Basti district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 97 families residing in the village Puraina. The total population of Puraina is 612 out of which 309 are males and 303 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Puraina is 981.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Puraina village is 99 which is 16% of the total population. There are 47 male children and 52 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Puraina is 1,106 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (981) of Puraina village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Puraina is 53.2%. Thus Puraina village has lower literacy rate compared to 56.6% of Basti district. The male literacy rate is 58.4% and the female literacy rate is 47.81% in Puraina village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Puraina village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Puraina village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 43% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.4% of total population in Puraina village.
In Puraina village out of total population, 154 were engaged in work activities. 99.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 154 workers engaged in Main Work, 24 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 119 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Puraina village in Rudhauli.