Kolkata Ward No 89, with population of about 22 thousand is Kolkata city's the 46th 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 (51%) are male and about 11 thousand (49%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 89 is 6%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 5819 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 89

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22,304 21,587 692 25 1,334
Male 11,395 11,010 371 14 719
Female 10,909 10,577 321 11 615

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -16.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 27 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -16.6% which is 0.2% higher than male population growth rate of -16.8%. General caste population has decreased by -15.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -42.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 31.6% and child population has decreased by -36% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 89

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -16.7% -15.5% -42.6% 31.6% -36%
Male -16.8% -15.8% -39.8% 75% -31.3%
Female -16.6% -15.3% -45.5% 0% -40.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 957 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 961, in schedule caste is 865 and in schedule tribe is 786. There are 855 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 137 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 89

Total General SC ST Child
Change 2 6 -91 -589 -137
2011 957 961 865 786 855
2001 955 955 956 1375 992

Literacy

Total about 19 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 10 thousand are male and 9216 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0089 is 92%. 95% of male and 90% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 89

Total Male Female
Change 7.7% 5.0% 10.5%
2011 92.4% 95.2% 89.5%
2001 84.7% 90.2% 79%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0089 has 45% (about 10 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 25% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 89

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45% 36% 9% 55%
Male 64.1% 55.1% 8.9% 35.9%
Female 25.1% 16% 9.1% 74.9%