Purba Malbasa is a village situated in Amarpur Block of South Tripura district in Tripura. Located in rural part of South Tripura district of Tripura, it is one of the 21 villages of Amarpur Block of South Tripura district. As per the administration register, the village number of Purba Malbasa is 272170. The village has 146 homes.
According to Census 2011, Purba Malbasa's population is 638. Out of this, 357 are males whereas the females count 281 here. This village has 98 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 57 are boys and 41 are girls.
Literacy rate in Purba Malbasa village is 41%. 264 out of total 638 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 53% as 190 males out of total 357 are educated while female literacy rate is 26% as 74 out of total 281 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Purba Malbasa village is shockingly high -- 58%. Here 374 out of total 638 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 46% as 167 males out of total 357 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 73% and 207 out of total 281 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Purba Malbasa village is 367 while 271 are non-working. And out of 367 occupied person 18 persons are completely reliant on cultivation.