Kolkata Ward No 90, with population of about 19 thousand is Kolkata city's the 15th 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 9255 (49%) are male and 9602 (51%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 90 is 6%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4761 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 90

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18,857 17,205 1,467 185 1,131
Male 9,255 8,366 784 105 593
Female 9,602 8,839 683 80 538

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -14.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 22 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -12.7% which is 4.2% higher than male population growth rate of -16.9%. General caste population has decreased by -19.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 103.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 560.7% and child population has decreased by -24.9% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 90

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -14.8% -19.6% 103.8% 560.7% -24.9%
Male -16.9% -22.3% 118.4% 517.6% -22.6%
Female -12.7% -16.8% 89.2% 627.3% -27.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1037 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1057, in schedule caste is 871 and in schedule tribe is 762. There are 907 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 50 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 58 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 90

Total General SC ST Child
Change 50 70 -135 115 -58
2011 1037 1057 871 762 907
2001 987 987 1006 647 965

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 7715 are male and 7282 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0090 is 85%. 89% 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 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 90

Total Male Female
Change 4.0% 3.5% 4.7%
2011 84.6% 89.1% 80.3%
2001 80.6% 85.6% 75.6%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0090 has 45% (8399) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 30% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 26% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 90

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.5% 40.4% 4.1% 55.5%
Male 59.4% 55.2% 4.2% 40.6%
Female 30.2% 26.1% 4.1% 69.8%