Kanpur Ward No 26, with population of about 24 thousand is Kanpur city's the 50th most 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 24 thousand people, among them about 13 thousand (53%) are male and about 11 thousand (47%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanpur Ward No 26 is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 4274 households in the ward and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 26

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24,469 20,536 3,933 0 2,391
Male 12,986 10,894 2,092 0 1,291
Female 11,483 9,642 1,841 0 1,100

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 67.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 15 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 70.1% which is 4.2% higher than male population growth rate of 65.9%. General caste population has increased by 73.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 44.7% and child population has increased by 38.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 26

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 67.9% 73.2% 44.7% 0% 38.3%
Male 65.9% 70.9% 44% 0% 49.4%
Female 70.1% 75.8% 45.5% 0% 27.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 884 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 885, in schedule caste is 880. There are 852 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 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 149 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 26

Total General SC ST Child
Change 21 24 9 0 -149
2011 884 885 880 0 852
2001 863 861 871 0 1001

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 9997 are male and 7965 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanpur WARD NO.-0026 is 81%. 85% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 26

Total Male Female
Change 4.9% 6.8% 2.9%
2011 81.4% 85.5% 76.7%
2001 76.5% 78.7% 73.8%

Workers profile

Kanpur WARD NO.-0026 has 33% (8045) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 14% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kanpur Ward No 26

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.9% 28% 4.8% 67.1%
Male 49.3% 42.6% 6.7% 50.7%
Female 14.3% 11.5% 2.7% 85.7%