Puraula is a Block located in Uttarkashi district in Uttarakhand. Positioned in rural area of Uttarakhand, it is one of the 7 blocks of Uttarkashi district. According to the government register, the block number of Puraula is 1. The block has 78 villages and there are total 6273 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Puraula's population is 31863. Out of this, 16139 are males while the females count 15724 here. This block has 4528 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 2346 are boys and 2182 are girls.
Literacy rate in Puraula block is 63%. 20179 out of total 31863 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 74% as 11963 males out of total 16139 are educated while female literacy rate is 52% as 8216 out of total 15724 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy ratio of Puraula block is 36%. Here 11684 out of total 31863 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 25% as 4176 males out of total 16139 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 47% and 7508 out of total 15724 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working people of Puraula block is 14819 while 17044 are non-working. And out of 14819 working people 11085 individuals are totally reliant on cultivation.