Kolkata Ward No 77, with population of about 46 thousand is Kolkata city's the 16th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 46 thousand people, among them about 24 thousand (53%) are male and about 22 thousand (47%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 77 is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 8829 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 77

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 45,984 45,857 108 19 4,469
Male 24,156 24,085 60 11 2,330
Female 21,828 21,772 48 8 2,139

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 4.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 44 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 12.3% which is 14.2% higher than male population growth rate of -1.9%. General caste population has increased by 4.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -19.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 533.3% and child population has increased by 4.9% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 77

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.3% 4.4% -19.4% 533.3% 4.9%
Male -1.9% -1.9% -23.1% 1000% 6.8%
Female 12.3% 12.3% -14.3% 300% 3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 904 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 904, in schedule caste is 800 and in schedule tribe is 727. There are 918 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 115 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 34 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 77

Total General SC ST Child
Change 115 115 82 -1273 -34
2011 904 904 800 727 918
2001 789 789 718 2000 952

Literacy

Total about 35 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 19 thousand are male and about 16 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0077 is 84%. 87% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 77

Total Male Female
Change 3.3% 2.1% 5.5%
2011 83.8% 87% 80.3%
2001 80.5% 84.9% 74.8%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0077 has 34% (about 16 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 10% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 77

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.3% 30.3% 4% 65.7%
Male 56.7% 51.8% 4.9% 43.3%
Female 9.6% 6.5% 3.1% 90.4%