Purnia Population

Description 2011
Population 3,264,619
Male Population 1,699,370
Female Population 1,565,249
Area (km2) 3,229
Density/km2 1,011
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 921
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 954
Literates 1,332,326
Male Literates 805,261
Female Literates 527,065
Average Literacy 51.08%
Male Literacy 59.06%
Female Literacy 42.34%
Child Population (0-6 Age) 656,510
Boys Population (0-6 Age) 335,955
Girls Population (0-6 Age) 320,555
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 20.11%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 19.77%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 20.48%

Purnia Religion-wise Data

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 1,989,420 60.94%
Muslims 1,255,641 38.46%
Christian 7,989 0.24%
Sikh 614 0.02%
Buddhist 353 0.01%
Jain 1,450 0.04%
Not Stated 8,502 0.26%
Others 650 0.02%
Total 3,264,619 100%

City/Metros in Purnia District

S.No. City Name Population
1. Purnia (Municipal Corporation) 282,248