Kolkata Ward No 36, with population of about 27 thousand is Kolkata city's the 63rd 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 17 thousand (61%) are male and about 10 thousand (39%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 36 is 8%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 4574 households in the ward and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 36

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27,238 26,096 1,049 93 2,142
Male 16,743 16,086 598 59 1,141
Female 10,495 10,010 451 34 1,001

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 19.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 23 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 31.5% which is 18.9% higher than male population growth rate of 12.6%. General caste population has increased by 18.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 36.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 151.4% and child population has increased by 15.8% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 36

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.2% 18.4% 36.8% 151.4% 15.8%
Male 12.6% 12% 25.6% 136% 14.4%
Female 31.5% 30.3% 55% 183.3% 17.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 627 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 622, in schedule caste is 754 and in schedule tribe is 576. There are 877 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 90 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 22 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 36

Total General SC ST Child
Change 90 87 143 96 22
2011 627 622 754 576 877
2001 537 535 611 480 855

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 10 thousand are male and 6282 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0036 is 66%. 66% of male and 66% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 36

Total Male Female
Change 12.1% 11.1% 14.2%
2011 66.3% 66.4% 66.2%
2001 54.2% 55.3% 52%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0036 has 47% (about 13 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 18% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 36

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 47.3% 41.1% 6.3% 52.7%
Male 65.9% 59.6% 6.3% 34.1%
Female 17.7% 11.5% 6.2% 82.3%