Purnia City Population Census 2011 Data- BIHAR

Purnia (M Corp.) town is situated in district PURNIA, BIHAR. The Purnia town has population of 282248, male population is 148077 and female population is 134171 as per the Census 2011 data. Population of Children under the age of 0-6 is 43050, male child population under the age of six is 22038 and female child population under the age of six is 21012. Total literacy rate of Purnia city is 73.02%, male literacy rate is 77.87% and female literacy rate is 67.62%. In Purnia Female Sex Ratio is 906 per 1000 male persons. Child sex ratio is 953 per 1000 male child under the age of six. Total number of house hold in Purnia is 54058.

Census Data of Purnia District PURNIA, State BIHAR- India --Census 2011

Population Area (Ha) Density (P/Ha) Sex Ratio Literacy
282248 92.29 3058 906 73.02%

Population of Purnia, District PURNIA in state BIHAR, India

Total Population Male Population Female Population
282248 148077 134171

Purnia Town Census 2011 Data ---Census 2011

Description Census 2011 Data
Town NamePurnia
Civic TypeM Corp.
District NamePURNIA
State NameBIHAR
Total Population282248
Total Area92.29 (Ha)
Total No of House Holds54058
Total Male Population148077
Total Female Population134171
0-6 Age group Total Population43050
0-6 Age group Male Population22038
0-6 Age group Male Population21012
Total Person Literates174658
Total Male Literates98145
Total Male Literates76513
Total Person Illiterates107590
Total Male Illiterates49932
Total Male Illiterates57658
Scheduled Cast Persons27738
Scheduled Cast Males14390
Scheduled Cast Females13348
Scheduled Tribe Persons7445
Scheduled Tribe Males7788
Scheduled Tribe Females7445

Purnia town of PURNIA district has civic type is M Corp.. Teshil name of Purnia is PURNIA EAST. District name of Purnia town/city is PURNIA (BIHAR). Data Reference year is 2009 of Census 2011. Sub District HQ name of Purnia is Purnia East and Sub District HQ Distance is 0 Km from Purnia. District Head Quarter name is Purnia and it’s distance from the town is 0KM. As per census 2011 town code of Purnia is 801312.

Purnia Town/City Data ---Census 2011

Description Data
Town NamePurnia
CD Block NamePurnia East
Teshil NamePurnia East
Reference Year2009
Sub District HQ NamePurnia East
Sub District HQ Distance0 Km
District HQ NamePURNIA
District HQ Distance0 Km
Nearest City of 1 Lakh PopulationPurnia
Nearest City of 1 Lakh Population Distance0 Km
Nearest City of 5 Lakh PopulationPatna
Nearest City of 5 Lakh Population Distance300 Km

Workers profile of Purnia

Total working population of Purnia is 82366 which are either main or marginal workers. Total workers in the town/city are 82366 out of which 67102 are male and 15264 are female. Total main workers are 64539 out of which male main workers are 55396 and female main workers are 9143. Total marginal workers of Purnia are 17827.

Purnia town Working Population ---Census 2011

Total Male Female
Total Workers 82366 67102 15264
Main Workers 64539 55396 9143
Main Workers Cultivators 3872 3488 384
Agriculture Labourer 10707 8066 2641
Household Industries 2054 1673 381
Other Workers 47906 42169 5737
Marginal Workers 17827 11706 6121
Non Working Persons 199882 80975 118907

Purnia Manufacturers and Agricultural Commodities Data

Description Type Commodities
Agricultural Commodities (First)N/A
Manufacturers Commodities (First)N/A

Religon wise cesnus 2011 Data of Purnia (M Corp.)

Religion Total Population Male Population Female Population Popultation % Literacy
Hindu 212228 111961 100267 75.19% 59.06%
Muslim 65643 33894 31749 23.26% 12.73%
Christian 1699 849 850 0.6% 0.48%
Sikh 335 172 163 0.12% 0.11%
Buddhist 52 31 21 0.02% 0.02%
Jain 995 507 488 0.35% 0.35%
Other religions and persuasions 572 292 280 0.2% 0.09%
Religion not stated 724 371 353 0.26% 0.18%

Purnia MAP Location

Purnia with Census 2011 of India Town/City code 801312 is located in District PURNIA, BIHAR, India. Purnia Town/City location on google Map Show On Google Map

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Census 2011 Abbreviations:

M.-Municipality; M.C.-Municial Committee; M.C.I-Muncipal Council; M.Corp.-Muncipal Corporation/Corporation; N.A -Notified Area; N.A.C.-Notified Area Committee/Notified Area Council; N.P.- Nagar Panchayat/Nagar Parishad; N.P.P.-Nagar Palika Parishad; N.T- Notified Town; N.T.A- Notified Town Area; S.T.C.- Small Town Committee; T.C.-Town Committee; T.A.C.- Town Area Committee; T.M.C.- Town Municipal Council; T.P.- Town Panchayat; T.S.- Township; C.T. -Census Town.