Puruliya District Religion Census 2011

As per official census 2011 and population data 2022 of Puruliya district, Hindu are majority in Puruliya state. Total population of Puruliya district is 2,930,115 as per census 2011. Hinduism constitutes 80.99% of Puruliya population.

District Puruliya
Population 2,930,115
Hindu 80.99 %
Muslim 7.76 %
Christian 0.30 %
Sikh 0.02 %
Buddhist 0.01 %
Jain 0.10 %
Others 10.55 %
Not Available 0.28 %

Towns in Puruliya District - Religion 2011

Towns Majority
Religion
Hindu Muslim Other Religions
Puruliya Hindu 82.66% 13.57% 0.02%
Raghunathpur Hindu 92.09% 7.52% 0.04%
Balarampur Hindu 89.43% 10.17% 0.05%
Arra Hindu 80.48% 15.47% 0.06%
Jhalda Hindu 90.45% 8.95% 0.02%
Adra Hindu 88.86% 7.78% 0.25%
Shankara Muslim 24.21% 75.77% 0.00%
Jaypur Hindu 84.10% 15.72% 0.04%
Manbazar Hindu 94.51% 5.27% 0.05%
Jhalda Muslim 24.29% 75.35% 0.00%
Barabazar Hindu 87.02% 11.92% 0.55%
Hijuli Hindu 91.84% 6.45% 0.00%
Kanki Hindu 72.50% 27.02% 0.36%
Chapari Hindu 88.99% 8.92% 0.00%
Begun Kodar Hindu 97.68% 2.16% 0.00%
Chekya Hindu 99.60% 0.30% 0.00%
Bandoan Hindu 89.47% 4.72% 5.57%
Nabagram Hindu 88.75% 5.11% 5.65%
Murulia Muslim 15.77% 79.61% 0.00%
Hutmura Muslim 47.18% 52.52% 0.00%
Raghabpur Hindu 94.40% 4.92% 0.00%
Lagda Hindu 95.29% 4.57% 0.02%
Dubra Hindu 66.93% 33.04% 0.00%
Kantaranguri Hindu 88.43% 9.99% 1.09%
Lapara Hindu 92.01% 7.97% 0.00%
Par Beliya Hindu 95.59% 3.47% 0.00%
Saltor Hindu 90.97% 8.11% 0.00%
Santaldih Thermal Power Project-Town Hindu 92.78% 5.94% 0.00%
# District Literacy
1 Serchhip 97.91 %
2 Aizawl 97.89 %
3 Mahe 97.87 %
4 Kottayam 97.21 %
5 Pathanamthitta 96.55 %