Kolkata Ward No 75, with population of about 27 thousand is Kolkata city's the 62nd least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 27 thousand people, among them about 15 thousand (57%) are male and about 12 thousand (43%) 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 75 is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 5978 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 75

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26,925 26,269 619 37 2,605
Male 15,370 15,025 318 27 1,367
Female 11,555 11,244 301 10 1,238

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 10.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 24 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 17.9% which is 12.5% higher than male population growth rate of 5.4%. General caste population has increased by 12.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -33.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -49.3% and child population has increased by 17.7% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 75

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.4% 12.3% -33.9% -49.3% 17.7%
Male 5.4% 7.5% -42.4% -55.7% 13.4%
Female 17.9% 19.5% -21.8% -16.7% 22.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 752 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 748, in schedule caste is 947 and in schedule tribe is 370. There are 906 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 80 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 69 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 75

Total General SC ST Child
Change 80 75 250 173 69
2011 752 748 947 370 906
2001 672 673 697 197 837

Literacy

Total about 20 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 7684 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0075 is 80%. 85% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 75

Total Male Female
Change 9.0% 7.8% 11.6%
2011 80.3% 84.5% 74.5%
2001 71.3% 76.7% 62.9%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0075 has 45% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 20% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 75

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.7% 37.9% 6.8% 55.3%
Male 63.3% 56.5% 6.8% 36.7%
Female 20% 13.1% 6.9% 80%