Kolkata Ward No 136, with population of about 21 thousand is Kolkata city's the 35th least populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 21 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (51%) are male and about 10 thousand (49%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 136 is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 4485 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 136

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21,482 20,171 1,286 25 2,034
Male 11,022 10,360 647 15 1,028
Female 10,460 9,811 639 10 1,006

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -1.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 22 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 1.6% which is 5.8% higher than male population growth rate of -4.2%. General caste population has decreased by -2.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 78.6% and child population has decreased by -5.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 136

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.5% -2.9% 25.3% 78.6% -5.4%
Male -4.2% -5.7% 25.6% 66.7% -6%
Female 1.6% 0.3% 25% 100% -4.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 947, in schedule caste is 988 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 979 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 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 14 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 136

Total General SC ST Child
Change 54 56 -4 111 14
2011 949 947 988 667 979
2001 895 891 992 556 965

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8746 are male and 7786 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0136 is 85%. 88% of male and 82% 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 136

Total Male Female
Change 3.9% 1.2% 7.2%
2011 85% 87.5% 82.4%
2001 81.1% 86.3% 75.2%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0136 has 34% (7228) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 10% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 136

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.6% 30.3% 3.4% 66.4%
Male 56.3% 52.3% 4% 43.7%
Female 9.8% 7.1% 2.7% 90.2%