Purainia Population, Caste, Working Data Pashchim Champaran, Bihar - Census 2011

Purainia is a village situated in Mainatanr block of Pashchim Champaran district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 602 families residing in the village Purainia. The total population of Purainia is 3,817 out of which 2,024 are males and 1,793 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Purainia is 886.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Purainia village is 921 which is 24% of the total population. There are 499 male children and 422 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Purainia is 846 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (886) of Purainia village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Purainia is 53.1%. Thus Purainia village has higher literacy rate compared to 44.7% of Pashchim Champaran district. The male literacy rate is 66.49% and the female literacy rate is 38.15% in Purainia village.

Population
3,817
Families
602
Literacy
53.07%
Sex Ratio
886

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Purainia village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Purainia Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 921 499 422
Literacy 53.07% 66.49% 38.15%
Scheduled Caste 481 266 215
Scheduled Tribe 31 18 13
Illiterate 2,280 1,010 1,270

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.8% of total population in Purainia village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Purainia village out of total population, 1,735 were engaged in work activities. 41.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 58.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,735 workers engaged in Main Work, 220 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 244 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 714 654 60
Cultivators 220 207 13
Agriculture Labourer 244 216 28
Other Workers 250 231 19
Marginal Workers 1,021 383 638
Non Working 2,082 987 1,095

Map of Purainia, Pashchim Champaran, Bihar


Nearby Villages to Purainia, Mainatanr

Below are the list of villages near Purainia village in Mainatanr.

Village Population
Bahuarwa 1,110
Chiutaha 1,438
Singasani 674
Dhobni 1,545
Piparpanti 1,371
Inarwa 1,570
Basantpur 1,959
Dewalia 1,562
Lipni 2,713
Tola Chhaparia 3,780

Reference