Purananda Village, with population of 975 is Varanasi sub district's the 334th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Purananda village is 0 km2 and it is the 262nd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2216 persons per km2.

The village comes under Belwa panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 37 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 975 people, among them 480 (49%) are male and 495 (51%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Purananda village is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 141 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Purananda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 975 975 0 0 126
Male 480 480 0 0 68
Female 495 495 0 0 58

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 873. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.8% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of 10.6%. General caste population has increased by 57.8% and child population has decreased by -33% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Purananda

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12 58 -100 0 -33
Male 11 55 -100 0 -33
Female 13 61 -100 0 -33

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1031 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1031,. There are 853 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 10 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Purananda

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 37 -1,056 0 10
2011 1,031 1,031 0 0 853
2001 1,012 994 1,056 0 843

Literacy

Total 593 people in the village are literate, among them 349 are male and 244 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Purananda is 70%. 85% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 29%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Purananda

Total Male Female
Change 19 9 29
2011 70 85 56
2001 51 76 27

Workers profile

Purananda has 43% (422) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 43% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 21% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 39% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Purananda

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43 13 30 57
Male 44 23 21 56
Female 43 4 39 57