Kolkata Ward No 112, with population of about 32 thousand is Kolkata city's the 54th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 32 thousand people, among them about 16 thousand (50%) are male and about 16 thousand (50%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 112 is 7%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 8373 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 112

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 32,404 30,909 1,325 170 2,345
Male 16,309 15,576 654 79 1,235
Female 16,095 15,333 671 91 1,110

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 27.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 25 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 29.8% which is 5.3% higher than male population growth rate of 24.5%. General caste population has increased by 31.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -25.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -3.4% and child population has increased by 13.7% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 112

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27.1% 31.3% -25.4% -3.4% 13.7%
Male 24.5% 28.7% -27.9% -12.2% 18.5%
Female 29.8% 34% -22.8% 5.8% 8.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 987 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 984, in schedule caste is 1026 and in schedule tribe is 1152. There are 899 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 81 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 112

Total General SC ST Child
Change 41 39 68 196 -81
2011 987 984 1026 1152 899
2001 946 945 958 956 980

Literacy

Total about 28 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0112 is 92%. 94% of male and 90% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 112

Total Male Female
Change 5.1% 2.9% 7.6%
2011 92.5% 94.5% 90.5%
2001 87.4% 91.6% 82.9%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0112 has 39% (about 13 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 18% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 112

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.8% 34% 4.8% 61.2%
Male 59.4% 54.7% 4.7% 40.6%
Female 17.9% 13.1% 4.8% 82.1%