Kanpur Ward No 87, with population of about 20 thousand is Kanpur city's the 26th 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 11 thousand (54%) are male and 8967 (46%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kanpur Ward No 87 is 9%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 3608 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 87

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19,658 17,873 1,746 39 1,831
Male 10,691 9,690 976 25 982
Female 8,967 8,183 770 14 849

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -30% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 28 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -31.6% which is -3.1% lower than male population growth rate of -28.5%. General caste population has decreased by -24.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -60.1% and child population has decreased by -44.5% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 87

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -30% -24.6% -60.1% 0% -44.5%
Male -28.5% -23.3% -57.8% 0% -44.8%
Female -31.6% -26% -62.6% 0% -44.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 839 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 844, in schedule caste is 789 and in schedule tribe is 560. There are 865 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 39 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 10 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 87

Total General SC ST Child
Change -39 -31 -102 560 10
2011 839 844 789 560 865
2001 878 875 891 0 855

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8235 are male and 6602 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kanpur WARD NO.-0087 is 83%. 85% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kanpur Ward No 87

Total Male Female
Change 4.2% 1.9% 6.7%
2011 83.2% 84.8% 81.3%
2001 79% 82.9% 74.6%

Workers profile

Kanpur WARD NO.-0087 has 33% (6448) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 11% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% 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 87

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.8% 25.9% 6.9% 67.2%
Male 50.9% 41% 9.9% 49.1%
Female 11.2% 7.8% 3.4% 88.8%