Purwamir Village, with population of 2073 is Kanpur sub district's the 87th most populous village, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Purwamir village is 7 km2 and it is the 23rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 299 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Purwamir which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Kanpur Nagar and distance from Purwamir village to Kanpur Nagar is 30 km. The village comes under Purwa Mir panchayat. Kanpur Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Kanpur Nagar which is 30 km away. 0.13 square kilometer (2%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 2073 people, among them 1080 (52%) are male and 993 (48%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Purwamir village is 12%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 372 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

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 918, in schedule caste is 938. There are 799 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 1485 people in the village are literate, among them 820 are male and 665 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Purwamir is 82%. 88% of male and 76% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Purwamir has 34% (705) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 11% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.