Puragaon Village, with population of 233 is Lanja sub district's the 8th least populous village, located in Lanja sub district of Ratnagiri district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Puragaon village is 1 km2 and it is the 20th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 162 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Rajapur and distance from Puragaon village to Rajapur is 42 km. Pin code of Puragaon village is 416701. Lanja is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 53 km. District head quarter of the village is Ratnagiri which is 53 km away.


The village is home to 233 people, among them 113 (48%) are male and 120 (52%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Puragaon village is 7%, among them 69% are boys and 31% are girls. There are 51 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1062 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1062,. There are 455 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 197 people in the village are literate, among them 96 are male and 101 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Puragaon is 91%. 94% of male and 88% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Puragaon has 39% (91) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 26% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 18% are marginal workers.