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.
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 17.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Puraina village.
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.
Below are the list of villages near Puraina village in Lalganj.
|Shahpur Tewari Urf Tutha||1,791|
|Chak Rasul Urf Dilawarpur||365|