Puniagaon Population - Darrang, Assam

Puniagaon is a medium size village located in Dalgaon Circle of Darrang district, Assam with total 290 families residing. The Puniagaon village has population of 1327 of which 644 are males while 683 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Puniagaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 138 which makes up 10.40 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Puniagaon village is 1061 which is higher than Assam state average of 958. Child Sex Ratio for the Puniagaon as per census is 1123, higher than Assam average of 962.

Puniagaon village has lower literacy rate compared to Assam. In 2011, literacy rate of Puniagaon village was 68.54 % compared to 72.19 % of Assam. In Puniagaon Male literacy stands at 75.82 % while female literacy rate was 61.64 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Puniagaon village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Puniagaon village.

Puniagaon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 290 - -
Population 1,327 644 683
Child (0-6) 138 65 73
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,290 625 665
Literacy 68.54 % 75.82 % 61.64 %
Total Workers 661 417 244
Main Worker 400 - -
Marginal Worker 261 52 209

Caste Factor

In Puniagaon village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 97.21 % of total population in Puniagaon village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Puniagaon village of Darrang.

Work Profile

In Puniagaon village out of total population, 661 were engaged in work activities. 60.51 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.49 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 661 workers engaged in Main Work, 284 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 61 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149