Kolkata Ward No 07, with population of about 19 thousand is Kolkata city's the 17th least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 19 thousand people, among them 9942 (52%) are male and 9238 (48%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 07 is 5%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 4240 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 07

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19,180 18,835 335 10 961
Male 9,942 9,766 169 7 490
Female 9,238 9,069 166 3 471

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -5.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 20 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -2.9% which is 4.3% higher than male population growth rate of -7.2%. General caste population has decreased by -2.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -64.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 66.7% and child population has decreased by -35.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 07

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -5.2% -2.3% -64.3% 66.7% -35.6%
Male -7.2% -4.4% -65.6% 16.7% -40%
Female -2.9% 0% -62.9% 0% -30.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 929 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 929, in schedule caste is 982 and in schedule tribe is 429. There are 961 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 133 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 07

Total General SC ST Child
Change 41 41 72 429 133
2011 929 929 982 429 961
2001 888 888 910 0 828

Literacy

Total about 16 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8495 are male and 7474 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0007 is 88%. 90% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 07

Total Male Female
Change 3.0% 1.1% 5.3%
2011 87.7% 89.9% 85.3%
2001 84.7% 88.8% 80%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0007 has 42% (8044) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 20% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 07

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.9% 37.5% 4.4% 58.1%
Male 62% 57.6% 4.4% 38%
Female 20.4% 15.8% 4.5% 79.6%