Kolkata Ward No 121, with population of about 30 thousand is Kolkata city's the 67th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 30 thousand people, among them about 15 thousand (50%) are male and about 15 thousand (50%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 121 is 7%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 7712 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 121

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 29,921 28,742 1,132 47 2,023
Male 14,919 14,317 581 21 1,054
Female 15,002 14,425 551 26 969

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -0.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 30 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 1.8% which is 3.9% higher than male population growth rate of -2.1%. General caste population has decreased by -0.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 27.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -79.3% and child population has decreased by -4.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 121

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -0.2% -0.4% 27.2% -79.3% -4.2%
Male -2.1% -2.2% 21.8% -82.4% -0.8%
Female 1.8% 1.5% 33.4% -75.9% -7.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1006 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1008, in schedule caste is 948 and in schedule tribe is 1238. There are 919 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 39 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 67 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 121

Total General SC ST Child
Change 39 37 82 330 -67
2011 1006 1008 948 1238 919
2001 967 971 866 908 986

Literacy

Total about 26 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and about 13 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0121 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 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 121

Total Male Female
Change 5.3% 3.7% 6.9%
2011 91.9% 94.2% 89.5%
2001 86.6% 90.5% 82.6%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0121 has 41% (about 12 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 16% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 121

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41% 35.8% 5.3% 59%
Male 61% 56.1% 4.8% 39%
Female 21.2% 15.5% 5.7% 78.8%