Puri is a district in Odisha State of India. It has a total of 14 Tehsils in this district. The district has an total area of 3,479 sq km. There are 6 towns and 1,707 villages in this district.
As per census Puri District has a population of 1,698,730 in 2011 out of which 865,380 are male and 833,350 are female. Population of Puri District in 2020/2021 is 1,677,796(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 1,291,939 out of 704,857 are male and 587,082 are female. People living in Puri District depend on multiple skills, total workers are 621,676 out of which men are 498,461 and women are 123,215. Total 147,402 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 141,427 are cultivated by men and 5,975 are women. 79,505 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 67,708 and 11,797 are women. Puri District sex ratio is 963 females per 1000 of males. Next Puri District Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 3,479 sq km., 88 sq km is urban and 3391 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 1,885,591 in the district, 264,930 are in urban area and 1,433,800 are in rural area. 54,081 households are in urban, 313,188 are in rural area. 209,737 literate people are in urban, 1,082,202 are in rural area.
Geography of Puri
Languages spoken are odia