Kolkata Ward No 125, with population of about 45 thousand is Kolkata city's the 19th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 45 thousand people, among them about 23 thousand (50%) are male and about 22 thousand (50%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 125 is 7%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 125

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 44,850 42,669 2,062 119 3,282
Male 22,611 21,517 1,037 57 1,744
Female 22,239 21,152 1,025 62 1,538

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 6.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 42 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 9.5% which is 6.4% higher than male population growth rate of 3.1%. General caste population has increased by 11.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -46.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -21.2% and child population has decreased by -2.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 125

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.2% 11.5% -46.1% -21.2% -2.2%
Male 3.1% 8.3% -47.9% -23% 0.9%
Female 9.5% 14.9% -44.1% -19.5% -5.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 984 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 983, in schedule caste is 988 and in schedule tribe is 1088. There are 882 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 58 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 60 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 125

Total General SC ST Child
Change 58 57 67 47 -60
2011 984 983 988 1088 882
2001 926 926 921 1041 942

Literacy

Total about 38 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 20 thousand are male and about 19 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0125 is 93%. 95% 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 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 125

Total Male Female
Change 4.1% 2.5% 6.0%
2011 92.5% 94.6% 90.4%
2001 88.4% 92.1% 84.4%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0125 has 38% (about 17 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 18% female population are working population. 52% 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 125

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.6% 32.7% 4.9% 62.4%
Male 57.2% 52.2% 5% 42.8%
Female 17.7% 12.9% 4.9% 82.3%