Kolkata Ward No 10, with population of about 28 thousand is Kolkata city's the 67th least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 28 thousand people, among them about 15 thousand (52%) are male and about 13 thousand (48%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 10 is 4%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 5139 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 10

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27,700 27,438 250 12 1,160
Male 14,513 14,375 129 9 584
Female 13,187 13,063 121 3 576

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -18.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 34 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -14.7% which is 6.2% higher than male population growth rate of -20.9%. General caste population has decreased by -17.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -59%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -20% and child population has decreased by -40.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 10

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -18.1% -17.3% -59% -20% -40.2%
Male -20.9% -20.2% -61.1% 28.6% -44.4%
Female -14.7% -13.9% -56.5% -62.5% -35.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 909 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 909, in schedule caste is 938 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 986 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 139 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 10

Total General SC ST Child
Change 66 66 101 -810 139
2011 909 909 938 333 986
2001 843 843 837 1143 847

Literacy

Total about 25 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and about 12 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0010 is 92%. 93% of male and 91% 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 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 10

Total Male Female
Change 5.9% 5.9% 5.9%
2011 92.4% 93.3% 91.4%
2001 86.5% 87.4% 85.5%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0010 has 43% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 22% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 10

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.5% 38.8% 3.7% 57.5%
Male 61.1% 57.5% 3.6% 38.9%
Female 22.1% 18.3% 3.8% 77.9%