Kolkata Ward No 76, with population of about 22 thousand is Kolkata city's the 42nd least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 22 thousand people, among them about 12 thousand (52%) are male and about 10 thousand (48%) 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 76 is 8%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 5052 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 76

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21,946 21,726 208 12 1,750
Male 11,507 11,389 112 6 909
Female 10,439 10,337 96 6 841

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -9.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 24 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -2.8% which is 12% higher than male population growth rate of -14.8%. General caste population has decreased by -8.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -55.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -53.8% and child population has decreased by -4.5% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 76

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -9.5% -8.5% -55.9% -53.8% -4.5%
Male -14.8% -14% -55% -64.7% -10.1%
Female -2.8% -1.7% -57% -33.3% 2.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 907 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 908, in schedule caste is 857 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 925 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 111 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 112 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 76

Total General SC ST Child
Change 111 114 -39 471 112
2011 907 908 857 1000 925
2001 796 794 896 529 813

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 9700 are male and 8153 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0076 is 88%. 92% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 76

Total Male Female
Change 3.5% 3.0% 4.6%
2011 88.4% 91.5% 84.9%
2001 84.9% 88.5% 80.3%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0076 has 37% (8122) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 12% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 76

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37% 34.4% 2.6% 63%
Male 59.7% 57% 2.7% 40.3%
Female 11.9% 9.5% 2.4% 88.1%