Puturia is a village situated in Shyampur - I block of Haora district in West Bengal. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 462 families residing in the village Puturia. The total population of Puturia is 1,918 out of which 980 are males and 938 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Puturia is 957.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Puturia village is 161 which is 8% of the total population. There are 84 male children and 77 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Puturia is 917 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (957) of Puturia village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Puturia is 68.8%. Thus Puturia village has lower literacy rate compared to 74.3% of Haora district. The male literacy rate is 72.32% and the female literacy rate is 65.16% in Puturia village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Puturia 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 Puturia village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 90.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Puturia village.
In Puturia village out of total population, 1,148 were engaged in work activities. 28.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 71.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,148 workers engaged in Main Work, 110 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 67 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Puturia village in Shyampur - I.