Kolkata Ward No 119, with population of about 16 thousand is Kolkata city's the 8th least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 16 thousand people, among them 8319 (50%) are male and 8172 (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 119 is 6%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 4081 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 119

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16,491 16,110 315 66 1,009
Male 8,319 8,130 161 28 515
Female 8,172 7,980 154 38 494

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -15% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 19 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -11.8% which is 6.2% higher than male population growth rate of -18%. General caste population has decreased by -15.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -10.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -24.1% and child population has decreased by -29.5% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 119

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -15% -15.1% -10.3% -24.1% -29.5%
Male -18% -17.9% -17.4% -40.4% -32.6%
Female -11.8% -12% -1.3% -5% -26%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 982 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 982, in schedule caste is 957 and in schedule tribe is 1357. There are 959 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 69 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 85 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 119

Total General SC ST Child
Change 69 66 157 506 85
2011 982 982 957 1357 959
2001 913 916 800 851 874

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 7482 are male and 7077 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0119 is 94%. 96% of male and 92% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 119

Total Male Female
Change 4.9% 3.4% 6.8%
2011 94% 95.9% 92.2%
2001 89.1% 92.5% 85.4%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0119 has 39% (6370) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 18% female population are working population. 54% 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 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 119

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.6% 34% 4.7% 61.4%
Male 59% 54% 5% 41%
Female 17.9% 13.5% 4.4% 82.1%