Puri is a village positioned in Charama Block of Kanker district in Chhattisgarh. Located in rural region of Kanker district of Chhattisgarh, it is one of the 97 villages of Charama Block of Kanker district. As per the government register, the village code of Puri is 447456. The village has 277 families.
According to Census 2011, Puri's population is 1235. Out of this, 608 are males while the females count 627 here. This village has 142 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 67 are boys and 75 are girls.
Literacy rate in Puri village is 76%. 945 out of total 1235 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 83% as 508 males out of total 608 are educated while female literacy rate is 69% as 437 out of total 627 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Puri village is 23%. Here 290 out of total 1235 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 16% as 100 males out of total 608 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 30% and 190 out of total 627 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working person of Puri village is 817 while 418 are un-employed. And out of 817 working people 94 persons are entirely dependent on cultivation.