Kolkata Ward No 52, with population of about 17 thousand is Kolkata city's the 9th 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 about 10 thousand (60%) are male and 6664 (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 52 is 8%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3304 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 52

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16,869 16,487 355 27 1,289
Male 10,205 9,917 273 15 685
Female 6,664 6,570 82 12 604

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -31.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 25 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -15% which is 24.4% higher than male population growth rate of -39.4%. General caste population has decreased by -29.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -74%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 42.1% and child population has decreased by -28.9% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 52

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -31.6% -29.2% -74% 42.1% -28.9%
Male -39.4% -36.5% -77.3% 50% -29.9%
Female -15% -14.3% -49.1% 33.3% -27.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 653 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 662, in schedule caste is 300 and in schedule tribe is 800. 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 187 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 25 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 52

Total General SC ST Child
Change 187 171 166 -100 25
2011 653 662 300 800 882
2001 466 491 134 900 857

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8353 are male and 5074 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0052 is 86%. 88% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 52

Total Male Female
Change 6.2% 7.2% 4.8%
2011 86.2% 87.7% 83.7%
2001 80% 80.5% 78.9%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0052 has 42% (7104) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 10% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 52

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.1% 39.7% 2.5% 57.9%
Male 63.1% 60.4% 2.7% 36.9%
Female 10% 7.9% 2.1% 90%