Kanpur Ward No 17, with population of about 21 thousand is Kanpur city's the 33rd 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 21 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (54%) are male and 9688 (46%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanpur Ward No 17 is 10%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 3886 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 17

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20,881 19,244 1,620 17 2,080
Male 11,193 10,299 883 11 1,177
Female 9,688 8,945 737 6 903

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -12% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 24 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -12.7% which is -1.3% lower than male population growth rate of -11.4%. General caste population has decreased by -7.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -43.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 183.3% and child population has decreased by -33.8% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 17

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -12% -7.7% -43.4% 183.3% -33.8%
Male -11.4% -7.1% -42.5% 266.7% -30.2%
Female -12.7% -8.4% -44.5% 100% -37.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 866 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 869, in schedule caste is 835 and in schedule tribe is 545. There are 767 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 13 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 95 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 17

Total General SC ST Child
Change -13 -11 -29 -455 -95
2011 866 869 835 545 767
2001 879 880 864 1000 862

Literacy

Total about 16 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8807 are male and 7176 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanpur WARD NO.-0017 is 85%. 88% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 17

Total Male Female
Change 11.8% 8.5% 15.4%
2011 85% 87.9% 81.7%
2001 73.2% 79.4% 66.3%

Workers profile

Kanpur WARD NO.-0017 has 36% (7452) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 19% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kanpur Ward No 17

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.7% 22.9% 12.8% 64.3%
Male 49.8% 34.4% 15.4% 50.2%
Female 19.4% 9.7% 9.7% 80.6%