Puruliya city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Puruliya Metropolitan Region
. The Puruliya city is located in West Bengal state of India.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Puruliya in 2011 is 121,067; of which male and female are 62,351 and 58,716 respectively. Although Puruliya city has population of 121,067; its urban / metropolitan population is 126,815 of which 65,354 are males and 61,461 are females.
Puruliya Literacy Rate 2011
In education section, total literates in Puruliya city are 89,000 of which 49,365 are males while 39,635 are females. Average literacy rate of Puruliya city is 82.09 percent of which male and female literacy was 88.40 and 75.39 percent.
Puruliya Sex Ratio 2011
The sex ratio of Puruliya city is 942 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 945 per 1000 boys.
Puruliya Child Population 2011
Total children (0-6) in Puruliya city are 12,653 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 6,507 boys while 6,146 are girls. The child forms 10.45 % of total population of Puruliya City.
Puruliya Slums 2011
Total no. of Slums in Puruliya city numbers 9,205 in which population of 50,071 resides. This is around 41.36% of total population of Puruliya city.
Puruliya Population 2015
Indian Govt only conduct census once a decade. Since last census of Puruliya city was done in 2011, next census will only be in 2021. While many are asking for Puruliya Population 2015 figures, there is none.