Kanpur Ward No 23, with population of about 20 thousand is Kanpur city's the 28th 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 20 thousand people, among them about 10 thousand (52%) are male and 9460 (48%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanpur Ward No 23 is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3744 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 23

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19,912 15,536 4,360 16 1,843
Male 10,452 8,110 2,336 6 981
Female 9,460 7,426 2,024 10 862

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -19% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 25 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -15.6% which is 6.3% higher than male population growth rate of -21.9%. General caste population has decreased by -26.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -67.3% and child population has decreased by -44.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 23

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -19% -26.3% 25.7% -67.3% -44.6%
Male -21.9% -29.4% 24.5% -76% -42.8%
Female -15.6% -22.6% 27.2% -58.3% -46.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 905 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 916, in schedule caste is 866 and in schedule tribe is 1667. There are 879 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 68 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 58 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 23

Total General SC ST Child
Change 68 81 18 707 -58
2011 905 916 866 1667 879
2001 837 835 848 960 937

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 7780 are male and 6432 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanpur WARD NO.-0023 is 79%. 82% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 23

Total Male Female
Change 12.7% 10.2% 16.1%
2011 78.7% 82.1% 74.8%
2001 66% 71.9% 58.7%

Workers profile

Kanpur WARD NO.-0023 has 31% (6216) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 11% female population are working population. 42% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kanpur Ward No 23

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.2% 26.1% 5.2% 68.8%
Male 49.2% 42.1% 7.1% 50.8%
Female 11.3% 8.3% 3% 88.7%