Purani Chak Village, with population of 709 is Mansurchak sub district's the 17th least populous village, located in Mansurchak sub district of Begusarai district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Purani Chak village is 0 km2 and it is the 14th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 5908 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Dalsinghsarai and distance from Purani Chak village to Dalsinghsarai is 12 km. Pin code of Purani Chak village is 851128. The village comes under Samsa panchayat. Mansurchak is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Begusarai which is 40 km away.


The village is home to 709 people, among them 384 (54%) are male and 325 (46%) are female. 33% of the whole population are from general caste, 67% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Purani Chak village is 24%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 170 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Purani Chak

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 709 237 472 0 170
Male 384 131 253 0 93
Female 325 106 219 0 77

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 846 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 809, in schedule caste is 866. There are 828 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 192 people in the village are literate, among them 139 are male and 53 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Purani Chak is 36%. 48% of male and 21% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Purani Chak has 28% (195) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 2% female population are working population. 0% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 49% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 0% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Purani Chak

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 28 0 27 73
Male 49 0 49 51
Female 3 0 2 98