Puruliya City Population

Description
City Puruliya
Government Municipality
Urban Agglomeration Puruliya Metropolitan
State West Bengal

Description
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2022
Total
Male
Female
City Population
121,067
62,351
58,716
133,827
Literates
89,000
49,365
39,635
98,381
Children (0-6)
12,653
6,507
6,146
13,987
Average Literacy (%)
82.09
88.40
75.39
Sex Ratio
942
Child Sex Ratio
945

Puruliya Religion-wise Data

Description Population in 2011 Percentage
Estimated Population in 2022
Hindu
100,072
82.67%
110,620
Muslims
16,432
13.58%
18,164
Christian
1,857
1.53%
2,053
Sikh
43
0.04%
48
Buddhist
30
0.02%
33
Jain
214
0.18%
237
Not Stated
2,395
1.98%
2,647

Puruliya Metropolitan
As per 2011 census
Estimated
Population
in 2022
Total
Male
Female
Population
126,815
65,354
61,461
140,181
Literates
92,224
51,359
40,865
101,944
Children (0-6)
13,379
6,912
6,467
14,789
Average Literacy (%)
81.30%
87.88%
74.31%
Sex Ratio
940
Child Sex Ratio
936

Puruliya Metropolitan Areas

Puruliya and Raghabpur (P)