Kolkata Ward No 83, with population of about 22 thousand is Kolkata city's the 44th 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 11 thousand (50%) are male and about 11 thousand (50%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 83 is 5%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 5176 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 83

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22,163 22,121 42 0 1,171
Male 11,113 11,094 19 0 593
Female 11,050 11,027 23 0 578

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -9.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 24 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -6.8% which is 4.5% higher than male population growth rate of -11.3%. General caste population has decreased by -8.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -85.5% and child population has decreased by -24.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 83

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -9.1% -8.2% -85.5% -100% -24.2%
Male -11.3% -10.2% -88.1% -100% -18.7%
Female -6.8% -6% -82.3% -100% -29.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 994 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 994, in schedule caste is 1211. There are 975 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 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 143 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 83

Total General SC ST Child
Change 47 45 393 -1000 -143
2011 994 994 1211 0 975
2001 947 949 818 1000 1118

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 9413 are male and 8563 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0083 is 86%. 89% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. 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 83

Total Male Female
Change 3.9% 3.6% 4.6%
2011 85.6% 89.5% 81.8%
2001 81.7% 85.9% 77.2%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0083 has 41% (9123) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 21% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 83

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.2% 37.9% 3.2% 58.8%
Male 60.8% 58.1% 2.8% 39.2%
Female 21.4% 17.7% 3.7% 78.6%