Purkazi is a Block located in Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh. Placed in rural/urban region of Uttar Pradesh, it is one among the 14 blocks of Muzaffarnagar district. According to the administration register, the block number of Purkazi is 18. The block has 88 villages and there are total 25250 houses in this Block.
Purkazi's population is 154996. Out of this, 82620 are males while the females count 72376 here. This block has 22753 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 12253 are boys and 10500 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Purkazi block is 58%. 91404 out of total 154996 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 66% as 55018 males out of total 82620 are educated while female literacy rate is 50% as 36386 out of total 72376 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy ratio of Purkazi block is 41%. Here 63592 out of total 154996 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 33% as 27602 males out of total 82620 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 49% and 35990 out of total 72376 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied people of Purkazi block is 45812 however 109184 are un-employed. And out of 45812 occupied person 16633 persons are totally reliant on cultivation.