Purandarpur Population - Murshidabad, West Bengal

Purandarpur is a large village located in Kandi Block of Murshidabad district, West Bengal with total 1109 families residing. The Purandarpur village has population of 4511 of which 2270 are males while 2241 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Purandarpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 559 which makes up 12.39 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Purandarpur village is 987 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Purandarpur as per census is 1109, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Purandarpur village has lower literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Purandarpur village was 65.84 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Purandarpur Male literacy stands at 72.87 % while female literacy rate was 58.60 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Purandarpur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Purandarpur village.

Purandarpur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,109 - -
Population 4,511 2,270 2,241
Child (0-6) 559 265 294
Schedule Caste 402 215 187
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 65.84 % 72.87 % 58.60 %
Total Workers 1,184 1,128 56
Main Worker 1,089 - -
Marginal Worker 95 68 27

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.91 % of total population in Purandarpur village. The village Purandarpur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Purandarpur village out of total population, 1184 were engaged in work activities. 91.98 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.02 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1184 workers engaged in Main Work, 138 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 504 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149