Kolkata Ward No 34, with population of about 30 thousand is Kolkata city's the 68th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 30 thousand people, among them about 15 thousand (50%) are male and about 15 thousand (50%) are female. 95% 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 34 is 6%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 7611 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 34

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 29,773 28,219 1,540 14 1,702
Male 14,797 14,018 775 4 824
Female 14,976 14,201 765 10 878

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 7.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 28 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 8.4% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of 5.8%. General caste population has increased by 7.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 1.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -62.2% and child population has decreased by -6.8% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 34

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.1% 7.5% 1.2% -62.2% -6.8%
Male 5.8% 6.1% 2.9% -77.8% -10.6%
Female 8.4% 9% -0.4% -47.4% -3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1012 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1013, in schedule caste is 987 and in schedule tribe is 2500. There are 1066 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 84 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 34

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 27 -33 1444 84
2011 1012 1013 987 2500 1066
2001 988 986 1020 1056 982

Literacy

Total about 26 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and about 13 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0034 is 93%. 95% of male and 91% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 34

Total Male Female
Change 2.1% 0.5% 3.8%
2011 92.9% 95.2% 90.6%
2001 90.8% 94.7% 86.8%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0034 has 42% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 19% 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 34

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.6% 35.1% 6.4% 58.4%
Male 64.8% 59.3% 5.5% 35.2%
Female 18.6% 11.2% 7.4% 81.4%