Kolkata Ward No 84, with population of about 19 thousand is Kolkata city's the 19th least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 19 thousand people, among them 9783 (51%) are male and 9447 (49%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 84 is 6%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4420 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 84

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19,230 18,521 699 10 1,187
Male 9,783 9,430 348 5 620
Female 9,447 9,091 351 5 567

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -17.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 23 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -16.7% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of -18.9%. General caste population has decreased by -16.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -39.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 42.9% and child population has decreased by -31.8% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 84

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -17.8% -16.7% -39.5% 42.9% -31.8%
Male -18.9% -17.6% -43.9% 150% -28.6%
Female -16.7% -15.8% -34.5% 0% -35.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 966 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 964, in schedule caste is 1009 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 915 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 26 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 91 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 84

Total General SC ST Child
Change 26 21 144 -1500 -91
2011 966 964 1009 1000 915
2001 940 943 865 2500 1006

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8211 are male and 7253 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0084 is 86%. 90% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 84

Total Male Female
Change 1.7% 0.6% 2.9%
2011 85.7% 89.6% 81.7%
2001 84% 89% 78.8%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0084 has 45% (8629) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 29% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 84

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.9% 38.9% 6% 55.1%
Male 59.9% 54.7% 5.2% 40.1%
Female 29.3% 22.5% 6.8% 70.7%