Puranpur is a Block positioned in Pilibhit district in Uttar Pradesh. Located in rural part of Uttar Pradesh, it is one of the 7 blocks of Pilibhit district. As per the government register, the block code of Puranpur is 209. The block has 498 villages and there are total 100533 houses in this Block.
Puranpur's population is 548019. Out of this, 289156 are males whereas the females count 258863 here. This block has 81382 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 42533 are boys and 38849 are girls.
Literacy rate in Puranpur block is 49%. 269247 out of total 548019 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 57% as 167686 males out of total 289156 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 39% as 101561 out of total 258863 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Puranpur block is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 278772 out of total 548019 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 42% as 121470 males out of total 289156 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 60% and 157302 out of total 258863 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Puranpur block is 167147 while 380872 are non-working. And out of 167147 occupied individual 57259 persons are entirely reliant on cultivation.