Puritipenta is a large village located in Gajapathinagaram Mandal of Vizianagaram district, Andhra Pradesh with total 2030 families residing. The Puritipenta village has population of 8039 of which 3945 are males while 4094 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Puritipenta village population of children with age 0-6 is 836 which makes up 10.40 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Puritipenta village is 1038 which is higher than Andhra Pradesh state average of 993. Child Sex Ratio for the Puritipenta as per census is 926, lower than Andhra Pradesh average of 939.
Puritipenta village has higher literacy rate compared to Andhra Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Puritipenta village was 77.59 % compared to 67.02 % of Andhra Pradesh. In Puritipenta Male literacy stands at 85.19 % while female literacy rate was 70.37 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Puritipenta village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Puritipenta village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Puritipenta village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.31 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.56 % of total population in Puritipenta village.
In Puritipenta village out of total population, 2911 were engaged in work activities. 92.41 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.59 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2911 workers engaged in Main Work, 286 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 625 were Agricultural labourer.