Kolkata Ward No 45, with population of 8394 is Kolkata city's the least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 8394 people, among them 5823 (69%) are male and 2571 (31%) 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 45 is 6%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1704 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 45

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,394 8,191 173 30 511
Male 5,823 5,688 117 18 268
Female 2,571 2,503 56 12 243

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -45.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 15 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -40.8% which is 6.4% higher than male population growth rate of -47.2%. General caste population has decreased by -44.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -60.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -57.7% and child population has decreased by -47.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 45

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -45.4% -44.8% -60.7% -57.7% -47.2%
Male -47.2% -46.7% -60.1% -62.5% -48.2%
Female -40.8% -40% -61.9% -47.8% -46%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 442 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 440, in schedule caste is 479 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 907 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 48 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 37 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 45

Total General SC ST Child
Change 48 50 -23 188 37
2011 442 440 479 667 907
2001 394 390 502 479 870

Literacy

Total 5888 people in the ward are literate, among them 4051 are male and 1837 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0045 is 75%. 73% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 45

Total Male Female
Change 5.5% 4.0% 9.1%
2011 74.7% 72.9% 78.9%
2001 69.2% 68.9% 69.8%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0045 has 56% (4691) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 74% male and 14% female population are working population. 71% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 45

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 55.9% 52% 3.9% 44.1%
Male 74.4% 70.9% 3.4% 25.6%
Female 14% 8.9% 5.1% 86%