Kolkata Ward No 31, with population of about 39 thousand is Kolkata city's the 36th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 39 thousand people, among them about 21 thousand (54%) are male and about 18 thousand (46%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 31 is 8%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 8800 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 31

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 39,025 36,819 2,137 69 3,186
Male 20,995 19,834 1,119 42 1,661
Female 18,030 16,985 1,018 27 1,525

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 36 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 12.9% which is 10.4% higher than male population growth rate of 2.5%. General caste population has increased by 9.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -20%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 32.7% and child population has decreased by -4.5% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 31

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7% 9.1% -20% 32.7% -4.5%
Male 2.5% 4.4% -23.9% 40% -6%
Female 12.9% 15.2% -15.1% 22.7% -2.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 859 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 856, in schedule caste is 910 and in schedule tribe is 643. There are 918 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 80 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 31

Total General SC ST Child
Change 80 79 95 -90 31
2011 859 856 910 643 918
2001 779 777 815 733 887

Literacy

Total about 32 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 18 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0031 is 88%. 91% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 31

Total Male Female
Change 3.3% 1.6% 5.7%
2011 88.3% 91% 85.1%
2001 85% 89.4% 79.4%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0031 has 40% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 14% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 31

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.7% 36.7% 3.1% 60.3%
Male 62.1% 59% 3% 37.9%
Female 13.7% 10.6% 3.1% 86.3%