Kolkata Ward No 43, with population of about 18 thousand is Kolkata city's the 11th least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 18 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (62%) are male and 6778 (38%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 43 is 8%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 2878 households in the ward and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 43

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,677 17,634 42 1 1,429
Male 10,899 10,868 31 0 781
Female 6,778 6,766 11 1 648

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -40.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 30 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -25.8% which is 21.1% higher than male population growth rate of -46.9%. General caste population has decreased by -40.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -79%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -66.7% and child population has decreased by -45.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 43

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -40.4% -40.1% -79% -66.7% -45.2%
Male -46.9% -46.7% -72.8% -100% -43%
Female -25.8% -25.2% -87.2% 0% -47.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 622 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 623, in schedule caste is 355. There are 830 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 177 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 76 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 43

Total General SC ST Child
Change 177 180 -399 0 -76
2011 622 623 355 0 830
2001 445 443 754 0 906

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 7714 are male and 5206 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0043 is 80%. 76% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 43

Total Male Female
Change 16.5% 15.1% 17.5%
2011 79.5% 76.2% 84.9%
2001 63% 61.1% 67.4%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0043 has 41% (7268) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 12% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 43

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.1% 35.9% 5.2% 58.9%
Male 59% 52.6% 6.4% 41%
Female 12.4% 9.2% 3.2% 87.6%