Purulpara is a village situated in Shyampur - I block of Haora district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 494 families residing in the village Purulpara. The total population of Purulpara is 2,041 out of which 1,080 are males and 961 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Purulpara is 890.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Purulpara village is 181 which is 9% of the total population. There are 92 male children and 89 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Purulpara is 967 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (890) of Purulpara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Purulpara is 92.4%. Thus Purulpara village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.3% of Haora district. The male literacy rate is 96.05% and the female literacy rate is 88.19% in Purulpara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Purulpara 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 Purulpara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Purulpara village.
In Purulpara village out of total population, 773 were engaged in work activities. 66.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 773 workers engaged in Main Work, 113 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 27 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Purulpara village in Shyampur - I.