Purastampur is a village situated in Baleshwar Sadar block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 90 families residing in the village Purastampur. The total population of Purastampur is 369 out of which 195 are males and 174 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Purastampur is 892.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Purastampur village is 34 which is 9% of the total population. There are 19 male children and 15 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Purastampur is 789 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (892) of Purastampur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Purastampur is 88.7%. Thus Purastampur village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 93.18% and the female literacy rate is 83.65% 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 1.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.2% of total population in Purastampur village.
In Purastampur village out of total population, 118 were engaged in work activities. 99.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 118 workers engaged in Main Work, 16 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 19 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Purastampur village in Baleshwar Sadar.