Kolkata Ward No 60, with population of about 36 thousand is Kolkata city's the 45th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 36 thousand people, among them about 19 thousand (53%) are male and about 17 thousand (47%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 60 is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 6755 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 60

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35,732 35,429 264 39 3,304
Male 18,964 18,813 130 21 1,726
Female 16,768 16,616 134 18 1,578

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -16.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 43 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -15.1% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of -16.9%. General caste population has decreased by -15.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -48.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -61.4% and child population has decreased by -22.1% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 60

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -16.1% -15.6% -48.5% -61.4% -22.1%
Male -16.9% -16.5% -49.6% -60.4% -22.3%
Female -15.1% -14.6% -47.5% -62.5% -22%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 884 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 883, in schedule caste is 1031 and in schedule tribe is 857. There are 914 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 19 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 60

Total General SC ST Child
Change 19 19 43 -49 4
2011 884 883 1031 857 914
2001 865 864 988 906 910

Literacy

Total about 26 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and about 12 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0060 is 82%. 83% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 60

Total Male Female
Change 7.9% 6.1% 10.0%
2011 81.6% 83.1% 79.9%
2001 73.7% 77% 69.9%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0060 has 37% (about 13 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 15% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 60

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.1% 31.5% 5.6% 62.9%
Male 56.9% 50.6% 6.3% 43.1%
Female 14.8% 9.9% 4.9% 85.2%