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Purushottompur Population - Hugli, West Bengal

Purushottompur is a medium size village located in Singur Block of Hugli district, West Bengal with total 418 families residing. The Purushottompur village has population of 1830 of which 922 are males while 908 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Purushottompur village population of children with age 0-6 is 172 which makes up 9.40 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Purushottompur village is 985 which is higher than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Purushottompur as per census is 955, lower than West Bengal average of 956.

Purushottompur village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Purushottompur village was 76.96 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Purushottompur Male literacy stands at 82.25 % while female literacy rate was 71.60 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Purushottompur 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 Purushottompur village.

Purushottompur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 418 - -
Population 1,830 922 908
Child (0-6) 172 88 84
Schedule Caste 746 376 370
Schedule Tribe 28 18 10
Literacy 76.96 % 82.25 % 71.60 %
Total Workers 724 613 111
Main Worker 440 - -
Marginal Worker 284 223 61

Caste Factor

In Purushottompur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 40.77 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.53 % of total population in Purushottompur village.

Work Profile

In Purushottompur village out of total population, 724 were engaged in work activities. 60.77 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.23 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 724 workers engaged in Main Work, 98 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 37 were Agricultural labourer.