Kolkata Ward No 09, with population of about 16 thousand is Kolkata city's the 7th least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 16 thousand people, among them 8573 (52%) are male and 7847 (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 09 is 6%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3834 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 09

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16,420 16,163 256 1 1,033
Male 8,573 8,450 123 0 527
Female 7,847 7,713 133 1 506

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -19.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 20 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -15% which is 8.1% higher than male population growth rate of -23.1%. General caste population has decreased by -17.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -70.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -90% and child population has decreased by -26.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 09

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -19.4% -17.1% -70.3% -90% -26.3%
Male -23.1% -21% -71.8% -100% -27%
Female -15% -12.4% -68.7% -50% -25.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 915 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 913, in schedule caste is 1081. There are 960 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 87 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 09

Total General SC ST Child
Change 87 90 106 -250 18
2011 915 913 1081 0 960
2001 828 823 975 250 942

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 7574 are male and 6520 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0009 is 92%. 94% of male and 89% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 09

Total Male Female
Change 6.1% 6.1% 6.3%
2011 91.6% 94.1% 88.8%
2001 85.5% 88% 82.5%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0009 has 42% (6899) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 17% female population are working population. 62% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 09

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42% 38.6% 3.4% 58%
Male 64.7% 61.9% 2.7% 35.3%
Female 17.3% 13.2% 4.1% 82.7%