Kolkata Ward No 67, with population of about 56 thousand is Kolkata city's the 7th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 56 thousand people, among them about 29 thousand (51%) are male and about 27 thousand (49%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 67 is 7%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 14 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 67

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 56,284 52,583 3,449 252 4,060
Male 28,910 26,987 1,799 124 2,095
Female 27,374 25,596 1,650 128 1,965

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 3.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 54 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 8.1% which is 8.6% higher than male population growth rate of -0.5%. General caste population has increased by 6.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -30%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 59.5% and child population has decreased by -5% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 67

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.5% 6.7% -30% 59.5% -5%
Male -0.5% 2.6% -32.1% 6.9% -3.5%
Female 8.1% 11.3% -27.5% 204.8% -6.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 947 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 948, in schedule caste is 917 and in schedule tribe is 1032. There are 938 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 76 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 32 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 67

Total General SC ST Child
Change 76 73 58 670 -32
2011 947 948 917 1032 938
2001 871 875 859 362 970

Literacy

Total about 47 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 25 thousand are male and about 22 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0067 is 90%. 93% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 67

Total Male Female
Change 6.5% 4.9% 8.6%
2011 89.5% 92.8% 86%
2001 83% 87.9% 77.4%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0067 has 41% (about 23 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 21% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 67

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.1% 36.4% 4.7% 58.9%
Male 60.3% 55.7% 4.6% 39.7%
Female 20.7% 16% 4.7% 79.3%