Puraina Village, with population of 1447 is Lucknow sub district's the 86th least populous village, located in Lucknow sub district of Lucknow district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Puraina village is 1 km2 and it is the 57th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1088 persons per km2.

The village comes under Tejkrishna Kheda panchayat. Kakori is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Lucknow which is 35 km away.


The village is home to 1447 people, among them 754 (52%) are male and 693 (48%) are female. 59% of the whole population are from general caste, 41% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Puraina village is 16%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 274 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Puraina

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,447 855 592 0 226
Male 754 449 305 0 115
Female 693 406 287 0 111

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 919 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 904, in schedule caste is 941. There are 965 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 795 people in the village are literate, among them 484 are male and 311 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Puraina is 65%. 76% of male and 53% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Puraina has 43% (617) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 28% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Puraina

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 30 13 57
Male 56 50 6 44
Female 28 8 20 72