There are presently 16 Cities in Puruliya.
The Total population of the Puruliya is 2.93 Million.
As per Cities Census 2011, the most populated city in Puruliya District is Purulia, WB with a population of 305,924
where as the least populated city in the Puruliya is Santuri, WB with a population of 78,515.
As per The 2011 census of Puruliya Cities, Kashipur, WB is the highest literate city with 71% of
literacy rate where as Arsha, WB is the least literate city with a literacy rate of 55%.
The census 2011 of Puruliya Cities also shows that Bundwan, WB represents the highest sex ratio with 986 females per 1000 males while Jaipur, WB features the lowest sex ratio in India with just 933 female per 1000 males
Puruliya District has total Area 6,259 square meters and over out of which 98% is rural area where as 2% is urban.
Puruliya District has total household 567,824 from which 87% is in rural area and 13% is urban area.
Puruliya District has total 1,624,905 Literacy Out of which 62% are male and 38% are female.
Puruliya District has total 1,249,642 Worker Out of which 64% are male and 36% are female.
Puruliya District has total Population of 2,930,115 Out of which 51% are male and 49% are female.