Kolkata Ward No 04, with population of about 34 thousand is Kolkata city's the 49th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 34 thousand people, among them about 17 thousand (50%) are male and about 17 thousand (50%) 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 Kolkata Ward No 04 is 6%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 8558 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 04

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34,476 31,684 2,713 79 2,144
Male 17,403 15,893 1,468 42 1,126
Female 17,073 15,791 1,245 37 1,018

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -14.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 40 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -10.9% which is 6% higher than male population growth rate of -16.9%. General caste population has decreased by -17.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 70.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -6% and child population has decreased by -26.8% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 04

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -14.1% -17.6% 70.7% -6% -26.8%
Male -16.9% -20.8% 73.3% 2.4% -27.1%
Female -10.9% -14.1% 67.8% -14% -26.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 981 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 994, in schedule caste is 848 and in schedule tribe is 881. There are 904 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 66 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 8 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 04

Total General SC ST Child
Change 66 77 -28 -168 8
2011 981 994 848 881 904
2001 915 917 876 1049 896

Literacy

Total about 29 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 15 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0004 is 89%. 93% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 04

Total Male Female
Change 1.8% 1.5% 2.2%
2011 89.3% 92.6% 85.9%
2001 87.5% 91.1% 83.7%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0004 has 40% (about 14 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 21% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 04

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.8% 34.2% 5.6% 60.2%
Male 58.6% 53.4% 5.2% 41.4%
Female 20.7% 14.7% 6% 79.3%