Puncha Development Block

 

AREA

 

Area                                              :   32814.24 Hec.
Area under Cultivation                      :  21131 Hec.
Area under Pasture & Orchard etc. :  726.79 Hec.
Area under Cultivable Waste Land  :  886.40 Hec.
Area under Forest                               :  4572.40 Hec.

Area of Vested Land                           :  6667 Hec.
Area of Distributed Vested Land       :  902 Hec.
Area under effective Pisciculture      :   225 Hec.
Persons engaged in profession           :   875
Approximate annual production        :  2500 Qtis.

 

 

POPULATION

 

Total Population :  116684
Rural  : ……..
Male    :  59005
Female :  57679
Urban :  ……
Male    :  ……
Female :  ……

% of Population to District Population :  4.50%
Density per Sq. K.M :  415
SC Population:  15167
Male    :   8524
Female :  7043
ST Population :  28004
Male    :  12825
Female :  15179

 

 


              

 


(Sources: Puncha Development Block, District Panchayat Office Purulia, Census of India, 2001)