Kolkata Ward No 64, with population of about 31 thousand is Kolkata city's the 60th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 31 thousand people, among them about 17 thousand (53%) are male and about 15 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 64 is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 6342 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 64

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31,280 31,023 246 11 2,755
Male 16,652 16,516 133 3 1,424
Female 14,628 14,507 113 8 1,331

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 16.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 27 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 22% which is 10.3% higher than male population growth rate of 11.7%. General caste population has increased by 16.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -15.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 450% and child population has increased by 26% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 64

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.3% 16.6% -15.2% 450% 26%
Male 11.7% 12% -16.9% 0% 25.9%
Female 22% 22.4% -13.1% 300% 26.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 878 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 878, in schedule caste is 850 and in schedule tribe is 2667. There are 935 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 74 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 64

Total General SC ST Child
Change 74 74 37 2667 2
2011 878 878 850 2667 935
2001 804 804 813 0 933

Literacy

Total about 24 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and about 11 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0064 is 85%. 87% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 64

Total Male Female
Change 6.3% 5.8% 7.1%
2011 85.2% 87.4% 82.7%
2001 78.9% 81.6% 75.6%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0064 has 39% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 15% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 64

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.8% 33.6% 5.1% 61.2%
Male 59.3% 53.4% 5.9% 40.7%
Female 15.4% 11.2% 4.2% 84.6%