Puraina Population, Caste, Working Data Vaishali, Bihar - Census 2011

Puraina is a village situated in Lalganj block of Vaishali district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 735 families residing in the village Puraina. The total population of Puraina is 3,812 out of which 1,998 are males and 1,814 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Puraina is 908.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Puraina village is 1252 which is 33% of the total population. There are 650 male children and 602 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Puraina is 926 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (908) of Puraina village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Puraina is 70.1%. Thus Puraina village has higher literacy rate compared to 55.1% of Vaishali district. The male literacy rate is 77.67% and the female literacy rate is 61.72% in Puraina village.

Sex Ratio

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.

Puraina Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Puraina village.

Total Male Female
Children 1,252 650 602
Literacy 70.12% 77.67% 61.72%
Scheduled Caste 679 368 311
Scheduled Tribe 1 1 0
Illiterate 2,017 951 1,066

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Puraina village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Puraina village out of total population, 1,041 were engaged in work activities. 44% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 56% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,041 workers engaged in Main Work, 216 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 112 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 458 306 152
Cultivators 216 159 57
Agriculture Labourer 112 61 51
Household Industries 9 9 0
Other Workers 121 77 44
Marginal Workers 583 374 209
Non Working 2,771 1,318 1,453

Map of Puraina, Vaishali, Bihar

Nearby Villages to Puraina, Lalganj

Below are the list of villages near Puraina village in Lalganj.