Purastampur is a village situated in Baleshwar Sadar block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 118 families residing in the village Purastampur. The total population of Purastampur is 524 out of which 286 are males and 238 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Purastampur is 832.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Purastampur village is 65 which is 12% of the total population. There are 43 male children and 22 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Purastampur is 512 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (832) of Purastampur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Purastampur is 73.2%. Thus Purastampur village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 83.13% and the female literacy rate is 62.04% in Purastampur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Purastampur 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 Purastampur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 33.2% of total population in Purastampur village.
In Purastampur village out of total population, 195 were engaged in work activities. 63.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 195 workers engaged in Main Work, 11 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 41 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Purastampur village in Baleshwar Sadar.