Kolkata Ward No 19, with population of about 21 thousand is Kolkata city's the 31st least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 21 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (54%) are male and 9691 (46%) 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 19 is 6%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4593 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 19

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21,158 20,986 171 1 1,363
Male 11,467 11,384 82 1 702
Female 9,691 9,602 89 0 661

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -13.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 24 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -13.1% which is 0.9% higher than male population growth rate of -14%. General caste population has decreased by -11.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -77.2% and child population has decreased by -20.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 19

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -13.6% -11.6% -77.2% 0% -20.2%
Male -14% -12.2% -77.6% 0% -16.3%
Female -13.1% -10.8% -76.8% 0% -24%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 845 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 843, in schedule caste is 1085. There are 942 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 9 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 95 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 19

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 13 36 0 -95
2011 845 843 1085 0 942
2001 836 830 1049 0 1037

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 9819 are male and 7856 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0019 is 89%. 91% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 19

Total Male Female
Change 6.6% 3.1% 10.9%
2011 89.3% 91.2% 87%
2001 82.7% 88.1% 76.1%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0019 has 43% (9126) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 19% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 19

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.1% 40.3% 2.8% 56.9%
Male 63.6% 61% 2.6% 36.4%
Female 18.9% 15.8% 3% 81.1%