Puraina is a village positioned in Chaugain Block of Buxar district in Bihar. Located in rural area of Buxar district of Bihar, it is one among the 23 villages of Chaugain Block of Buxar district. According to the government records, the village code of Puraina is 248073. The village has 76 houses.
According to Census 2011, Puraina's population is 517. Out of this, 233 are males whereas the females count 284 here. This village has 147 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 72 are boys and 75 are girls.
Literacy rate in Puraina village is 24%. 126 out of total 517 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 41% as 97 males out of total 233 are literate while female literacy rate is 10% as 29 out of total 284 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Puraina village is shockingly high -- 75%. Here 391 out of total 517 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 58% as 136 males out of total 233 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 89% and 255 out of total 284 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied individual of Puraina village is 220 yet 297 are un-employed. And out of 220 working individual 41 individuals are completely reliant on cultivation.