Kolkata Ward No 109, with population of about 65 thousand is Kolkata city's the 6th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 65 thousand people, among them about 32 thousand (50%) are male and about 32 thousand (50%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 109 is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 16 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 109

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 64,567 48,789 15,581 197 5,575
Male 32,460 24,425 7,925 110 2,891
Female 32,107 24,364 7,656 87 2,684

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 71.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 38 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 74.7% which is 5.9% higher than male population growth rate of 68.8%. General caste population has increased by 97.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 271.7% and child population has increased by 21.7% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 109

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 71.7% 97.1% 21.7% 271.7% 21.7%
Male 68.8% 92.9% 21.3% 292.9% 25.4%
Female 74.7% 101.6% 22.1% 248% 18%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 989 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 998, in schedule caste is 966 and in schedule tribe is 791. There are 928 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 59 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 109

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 44 6 -102 -59
2011 989 998 966 791 928
2001 956 954 960 893 987

Literacy

Total about 50 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 26 thousand are male and about 24 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0109 is 85%. 89% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 109

Total Male Female
Change 12.3% 8.1% 16.9%
2011 85.5% 89.4% 81.6%
2001 73.2% 81.3% 64.7%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0109 has 42% (about 27 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 25% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 109

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.6% 36% 5.6% 58.4%
Male 58.2% 53.2% 4.9% 41.8%
Female 24.9% 18.7% 6.3% 75.1%