Purnia Population - Dumka, Jharkhand

Purnia is a medium size village located in Jama Block of Dumka district, Jharkhand with total 63 families residing. The Purnia village has population of 305 of which 154 are males while 151 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Purnia village population of children with age 0-6 is 64 which makes up 20.98 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Purnia village is 981 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Purnia as per census is 1065, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Purnia village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Purnia village was 46.06 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Purnia Male literacy stands at 58.54 % while female literacy rate was 33.05 %.

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

Purnia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 63 - -
Population 305 154 151
Child (0-6) 64 31 33
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 75 40 35
Literacy 46.06 % 58.54 % 33.05 %
Total Workers 185 93 92
Main Worker 2 - -
Marginal Worker 183 91 92

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 24.59 % of total population in Purnia village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Purnia village of Dumka.

Work Profile

In Purnia village out of total population, 185 were engaged in work activities. 1.08 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 98.92 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 185 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 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