Kolkata Ward No 50, with population of about 17 thousand is Kolkata city's the 10th least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 17 thousand people, among them 9087 (53%) are male and 8164 (47%) 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 50 is 5%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 3791 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 50

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,251 16,938 297 16 889
Male 9,087 8,903 177 7 445
Female 8,164 8,035 120 9 444

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -6.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 18 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -1.2% which is 8.9% higher than male population growth rate of -10.1%. General caste population has decreased by -3.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -58.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -57.9% and child population has decreased by -14.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 50

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -6.1% -3.8% -58.3% -57.9% -14.2%
Male -10.1% -8.3% -52.4% -72% -13.4%
Female -1.2% 1.6% -64.7% -30.8% -14.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 898 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 903, in schedule caste is 678 and in schedule tribe is 1286. There are 998 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 81 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 50

Total General SC ST Child
Change 81 89 -236 766 -18
2011 898 903 678 1286 998
2001 817 814 914 520 1016

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 7788 are male and 6725 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0050 is 89%. 90% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 50

Total Male Female
Change 2.9% 3.2% 2.7%
2011 88.7% 90.1% 87.1%
2001 85.8% 86.9% 84.4%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0050 has 43% (7434) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 21% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 50

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.1% 37.8% 5.3% 56.9%
Male 62.8% 57.8% 5% 37.2%
Female 21.1% 15.6% 5.6% 78.9%