Kolkata Ward No 122, with population of about 39 thousand is Kolkata city's the 34th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 39 thousand people, among them about 20 thousand (51%) are male and about 19 thousand (49%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 122 is 7%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 9977 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 122

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 39,198 37,985 1,128 85 2,797
Male 19,906 19,287 576 43 1,461
Female 19,292 18,698 552 42 1,336

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 12.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 35 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 13.4% which is 2.5% higher than male population growth rate of 10.9%. General caste population has increased by 12.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -5.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 49.1% and child population has decreased by -2.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 122

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.1% 12.7% -5.7% 49.1% -2.3%
Male 10.9% 11.6% -8.3% 43.3% -4.1%
Female 13.4% 13.9% -2.8% 55.6% -0.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 969 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 969, in schedule caste is 958 and in schedule tribe is 977. There are 914 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 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 122

Total General SC ST Child
Change 21 19 54 77 35
2011 969 969 958 977 914
2001 948 950 904 900 879

Literacy

Total about 34 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 18 thousand are male and about 16 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0122 is 93%. 95% of male and 91% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. 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 122

Total Male Female
Change 4.2% 2.4% 6.2%
2011 92.9% 95.1% 90.6%
2001 88.7% 92.7% 84.4%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0122 has 39% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 17% female population are working population. 56% 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 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 122

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.2% 34.6% 4.6% 60.8%
Male 60.6% 55.8% 4.8% 39.4%
Female 17.2% 12.7% 4.5% 82.8%