Kolkata Ward No 39, with population of about 21 thousand is Kolkata city's the 34th 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 12 thousand (57%) are male and 9131 (43%) 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 39 is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3716 households in the ward and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 39

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21,296 20,467 828 1 2,082
Male 12,165 11,647 518 0 1,055
Female 9,131 8,820 310 1 1,027

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -24.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 28 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -8.7% which is 24.6% higher than male population growth rate of -33.3%. General caste population has decreased by -25.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -80% and child population has decreased by -25.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 39

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -24.6% -25.6% 9.5% -80% -25.2%
Male -33.3% -34.5% 12.6% -100% -29.8%
Female -8.7% -9.1% 4.7% -50% -19.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 751 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 757, in schedule caste is 598. There are 973 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 203 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 120 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 39

Total General SC ST Child
Change 203 211 -45 -667 120
2011 751 757 598 0 973
2001 548 546 643 667 853

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8235 are male and 5843 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0039 is 73%. 74% of male and 72% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 12% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 39

Total Male Female
Change 10.2% 11.7% 7.7%
2011 73.3% 74.1% 72.1%
2001 63.1% 62.4% 64.4%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0039 has 37% (7869) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 8% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 39

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37% 32.9% 4% 63%
Male 58.9% 53.9% 5% 41.1%
Female 7.7% 5% 2.7% 92.3%