Purulda Population - Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal

Purulda is a large village located in Dantan - II Block of Paschim Medinipur district, West Bengal with total 795 families residing. The Purulda village has population of 3586 of which 1864 are males while 1722 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Purulda village population of children with age 0-6 is 365 which makes up 10.18 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Purulda village is 924 which is lower than West Bengal state average of 950. Child Sex Ratio for the Purulda as per census is 1028, higher than West Bengal average of 956.

Purulda village has higher literacy rate compared to West Bengal. In 2011, literacy rate of Purulda village was 90.13 % compared to 76.26 % of West Bengal. In Purulda Male literacy stands at 94.60 % while female literacy rate was 85.23 %.

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

Purulda Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 795 - -
Population 3,586 1,864 1,722
Child (0-6) 365 180 185
Schedule Caste 367 183 184
Schedule Tribe 168 96 72
Literacy 90.13 % 94.60 % 85.23 %
Total Workers 1,533 1,109 424
Main Worker 211 - -
Marginal Worker 1,322 934 388

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.23 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.68 % of total population in Purulda village.

Work Profile

In Purulda village out of total population, 1533 were engaged in work activities. 13.76 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 86.24 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1533 workers engaged in Main Work, 36 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8 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