Kolkata Ward No 63, with population of about 24 thousand is Kolkata city's the 53rd least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 24 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (59%) are male and about 10 thousand (41%) 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 63 is 6%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 4674 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 63

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24,387 24,063 282 42 1,376
Male 14,292 14,086 182 24 764
Female 10,095 9,977 100 18 612

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -24.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 32 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -20.8% which is 5.4% higher than male population growth rate of -26.2%. General caste population has decreased by -23.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -51%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 5% and child population has decreased by -46.7% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 63

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -24.1% -23.6% -51% 5% -46.7%
Male -26.2% -25.9% -45.8% -14.3% -46.8%
Female -20.8% -20.2% -58.3% 50% -46.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 706 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 708, in schedule caste is 549 and in schedule tribe is 750. There are 801 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 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 63

Total General SC ST Child
Change 48 51 -165 321 4
2011 706 708 549 750 801
2001 658 657 714 429 797

Literacy

Total about 19 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 8147 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0063 is 84%. 83% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 63

Total Male Female
Change -1.8% -4.6% 2.4%
2011 84.4% 83.3% 85.9%
2001 86.2% 87.9% 83.5%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0063 has 45% (about 11 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 17% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 63

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.8% 40.6% 4.2% 55.2%
Male 64.7% 59.8% 4.9% 35.3%
Female 16.6% 13.4% 3.2% 83.4%