Kolkata Ward No 44, with population of about 30 thousand is Kolkata city's the 70th 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 18 thousand (60%) are male and about 12 thousand (40%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 44 is 8%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 5043 households in the ward and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 44

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 29,600 29,114 461 25 2,384
Male 17,727 17,447 267 13 1,267
Female 11,873 11,667 194 12 1,117

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -12% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 34 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -2.9% which is 14.4% higher than male population growth rate of -17.3%. General caste population has decreased by -12.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 64.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 212.5% and child population has decreased by -11.5% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 44

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -12% -12.7% 64.1% 212.5% -11.5%
Male -17.3% -17.8% 36.9% 1200% -10.9%
Female -2.9% -3.8% 125.6% 71.4% -12.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 670 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 669, in schedule caste is 727 and in schedule tribe is 923. There are 882 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 99 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 13 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 44

Total General SC ST Child
Change 99 97 286 -6077 -13
2011 670 669 727 923 882
2001 571 572 441 7000 895

Literacy

Total about 22 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and 8698 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0044 is 79%. 78% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 44

Total Male Female
Change 8.9% 8.9% 8.6%
2011 79.1% 77.9% 80.9%
2001 70.2% 69% 72.3%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0044 has 38% (about 11 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 11% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 44

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38% 34.2% 3.8% 62%
Male 56.4% 51.8% 4.6% 43.6%
Female 10.6% 8% 2.6% 89.4%