Kolkata Ward No 14, with population of about 53 thousand is Kolkata city's the 12th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 53 thousand people, among them about 27 thousand (51%) are male and about 26 thousand (49%) 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 14 is 8%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 14

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 53,343 52,775 547 21 4,076
Male 27,064 26,753 298 13 2,081
Female 26,279 26,022 249 8 1,995

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 7.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 50 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 10.3% which is 5.7% higher than male population growth rate of 4.6%. General caste population has increased by 8.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -38.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -50% and child population has decreased by -0.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 14

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.3% 8.2% -38.8% -50% -0.4%
Male 4.6% 5.4% -36.5% -56.7% 2.1%
Female 10.3% 11.3% -41.4% -33.3% -2.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 971 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 973, in schedule caste is 836 and in schedule tribe is 615. There are 959 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 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 49 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 14

Total General SC ST Child
Change 51 52 -70 215 -49
2011 971 973 836 615 959
2001 920 921 906 400 1008

Literacy

Total about 43 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 23 thousand are male and about 21 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0014 is 88%. 91% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 14

Total Male Female
Change 0.9% -0.5% 2.6%
2011 87.9% 90.7% 84.9%
2001 87% 91.2% 82.3%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0014 has 41% (about 22 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 18% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 14

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.4% 35.6% 5.8% 58.6%
Male 64.1% 59.1% 5.1% 35.9%
Female 18% 11.5% 6.6% 82%