Purba Medinipur is a district in West Bengal State of India. It has a total of 25 Blocks in this district. The district has an total area of 4,713 sq km. There are 25 towns and 67 villages in this district.
As per census Purba Medinipur has a population of 5,095,875 in 2011 out of which 2,629,834 are male and 2,466,041 are female. Population of Purba Medinipur in 2020/2021 is 5,426,953(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 3,923,194 out of 2,149,073 are male and 1,774,121 are female. People living in Purba Medinipur depend on multiple skills, total workers are 1,910,320 out of which men are 1,516,096 and women are 394,224. Total 241,789 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 227,108 are cultivated by men and 14,681 are women. 277,268 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 250,205 and 27,063 are women. Purba Medinipur sex ratio is 938 females per 1000 of males. Next Purba Medinipur Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 4,713 sq km., 224.31 sq km is urban and 4488.69 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 5,656,422 in the district, 592,714 are in urban area and 4,503,161 are in rural area. 125,386 households are in urban, 988,784 are in rural area. 469,007 literate people are in urban, 3,454,187 are in rural area.
Geography of Purba Medinipur
Languages spoken are Bengali
Purba Medinipur District Blocks Map