Kolkata Ward No 115, with population of about 32 thousand is Kolkata city's the 57th 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. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 115 is 6%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 8461 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 115

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31,919 31,282 615 22 1,867
Male 16,001 15,688 301 12 932
Female 15,918 15,594 314 10 935

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 4.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 31 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 5.9% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 2.6%. General caste population has increased by 6.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -48.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -77.3% and child population has decreased by -19.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 115

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.3% 6.7% -48.9% -77.3% -19.4%
Male 2.6% 5.1% -51.5% -70% -21.1%
Female 5.9% 8.4% -46.1% -82.5% -17.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 995 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 994, in schedule caste is 1043 and in schedule tribe is 833. There are 1003 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 43 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 115

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 30 103 -592 43
2011 995 994 1043 833 1003
2001 964 964 940 1425 960

Literacy

Total about 29 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 15 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0115 is 96%. 97% of male and 94% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 115

Total Male Female
Change 2.9% 0.7% 5.2%
2011 95.5% 96.6% 94.4%
2001 92.6% 95.9% 89.2%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0115 has 41% (about 13 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 21% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 115

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.1% 35.3% 5.8% 58.9%
Male 60.8% 56.2% 4.7% 39.2%
Female 21.2% 14.3% 6.9% 78.8%