Kolkata Ward No 106, with population of about 41 thousand is Kolkata city's the 31st most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 41 thousand people, among them about 20 thousand (50%) are male and about 20 thousand (50%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 106 is 7%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 106

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 40,618 32,906 7,653 59 2,894
Male 20,466 16,506 3,931 29 1,506
Female 20,152 16,400 3,722 30 1,388

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 33.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 31 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 34.8% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of 31.6%. General caste population has increased by 51.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -11.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -23.4% and child population has increased by 3.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 106

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33.2% 51.3% -11.7% -23.4% 3.6%
Male 31.6% 48% -10% -21.6% 8.3%
Female 34.8% 54.7% -13.5% -25% -1.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 985 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 994, in schedule caste is 947 and in schedule tribe is 1034. There are 922 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 87 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 106

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 43 -38 -47 -87
2011 985 994 947 1034 922
2001 961 951 985 1081 1009

Literacy

Total about 35 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 18 thousand are male and about 17 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0106 is 93%. 95% of male and 91% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 106

Total Male Female
Change 6.5% 3.7% 9.4%
2011 93% 95.3% 90.6%
2001 86.5% 91.6% 81.2%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0106 has 41% (about 17 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 22% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 106

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.2% 35.1% 6.2% 58.8%
Male 60.3% 54.2% 6.1% 39.7%
Female 21.9% 15.7% 6.3% 78.1%