Kolkata Ward No 25, with population of about 27 thousand is Kolkata city's the 66th least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 27 thousand people, among them about 15 thousand (55%) are male and about 12 thousand (45%) 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 25 is 6%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 5838 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 25

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27,484 27,115 356 13 1,556
Male 14,992 14,784 204 4 807
Female 12,492 12,331 152 9 749

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -29.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 39 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -22.1% which is 13.1% higher than male population growth rate of -35.2%. General caste population has decreased by -28.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -71.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -90.4% and child population has decreased by -44.5% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 25

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -29.8% -28.2% -71.8% -90.4% -44.5%
Male -35.2% -33.6% -74% -95.6% -46.4%
Female -22.1% -20.5% -68.3% -80% -42.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 833 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 834, in schedule caste is 745 and in schedule tribe is 2250. There are 928 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 140 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 69 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 25

Total General SC ST Child
Change 140 137 134 1755 69
2011 833 834 745 2250 928
2001 693 697 611 495 859

Literacy

Total about 22 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 9917 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0025 is 85%. 86% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 25

Total Male Female
Change 1.2% 2.4% -0.2%
2011 85.5% 86.4% 84.5%
2001 84.3% 84% 84.7%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0025 has 41% (about 11 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 13% female population are working population. 62% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 25

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.1% 38.9% 2.2% 58.9%
Male 64.7% 62.4% 2.2% 35.3%
Female 12.8% 10.7% 2.1% 87.2%