Puri is a large village located in Dhamtari Tehsil of Dhamtari district, Chhattisgarh with total 465 families residing. The Puri village has population of 2233 of which 1124 are males while 1109 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Puri village population of children with age 0-6 is 302 which makes up 13.52 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Puri village is 987 which is lower than Chhattisgarh state average of 991. Child Sex Ratio for the Puri as per census is 911, lower than Chhattisgarh average of 969.
Puri village has higher literacy rate compared to Chhattisgarh. In 2011, literacy rate of Puri village was 77.42 % compared to 70.28 % of Chhattisgarh. In Puri Male literacy stands at 86.85 % while female literacy rate was 67.98 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Puri 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 Puri village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 21.85 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 3.05 % of total population in Puri village.
In Puri village out of total population, 1212 were engaged in work activities. 80.12 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.88 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1212 workers engaged in Main Work, 391 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 405 were Agricultural labourer.