Kanpur Ward No 15, with population of about 18 thousand is Kanpur city's the 18th least populous ward, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 18 thousand people, among them 9246 (53%) are male and 8353 (47%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanpur Ward No 15 is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3605 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 15

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,599 14,298 3,291 10 1,617
Male 9,246 7,504 1,736 6 859
Female 8,353 6,794 1,555 4 758

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -16.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 21 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -14.2% which is 4.6% higher than male population growth rate of -18.8%. General caste population has decreased by -6.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -44.2% and child population has decreased by -39.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 15

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -16.7% -6.1% -44.2% 0% -39.3%
Male -18.8% -9.1% -44.6% 0% -41%
Female -14.2% -2.6% -43.7% 0% -37.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 903 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 905, in schedule caste is 896 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 882 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has increased by 48 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 50 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 15

Total General SC ST Child
Change 48 60 14 667 50
2011 903 905 896 667 882
2001 855 845 882 0 832

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 7437 are male and 6285 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanpur WARD NO.-0015 is 86%. 89% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 15

Total Male Female
Change 10.9% 7.4% 15.2%
2011 85.9% 88.7% 82.8%
2001 75% 81.3% 67.6%

Workers profile

Kanpur WARD NO.-0015 has 36% (6338) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 14% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kanpur Ward No 15

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36% 28% 8% 64%
Male 56.2% 46.9% 9.3% 43.8%
Female 13.6% 7% 6.6% 86.4%