Kolkata Ward No 51, with population of about 14 thousand is Kolkata city's the 4th least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 14 thousand people, among them 7164 (53%) are male and 6392 (47%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 51 is 5%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 3273 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 51

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13,556 12,602 906 48 718
Male 7,164 6,648 482 34 390
Female 6,392 5,954 424 14 328

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -16.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 16 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -11.7% which is 9% higher than male population growth rate of -20.7%. General caste population has decreased by -17.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -6.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -12.7% and child population has decreased by -28.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 51

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -16.7% -17.3% -6.9% -12.7% -28.3%
Male -20.7% -21.9% -1.8% 21.4% -26.8%
Female -11.7% -11.5% -12% -48.1% -29.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 892 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 896, in schedule caste is 880 and in schedule tribe is 412. There are 841 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 90 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 37 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 51

Total General SC ST Child
Change 90 105 -102 -552 -37
2011 892 896 880 412 841
2001 802 791 982 964 878

Literacy

Total about 12 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 6476 are male and 5465 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0051 is 93%. 96% of male and 90% 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 51

Total Male Female
Change 2.7% 2.7% 3.1%
2011 93% 95.6% 90.1%
2001 90.3% 92.9% 87%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0051 has 42% (5705) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 17% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 51

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.1% 36.2% 5.9% 57.9%
Male 64.4% 57.6% 6.8% 35.6%
Female 17.1% 12.2% 4.9% 82.9%