Kolkata Ward No 139, with population of about 42 thousand is Kolkata city's the 27th most populous ward, located in Kolkata district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 42 thousand people, among them about 22 thousand (53%) are male and about 20 thousand (47%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kolkata Ward No 139 is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 6937 households in the ward and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 139

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 42,014 42,014 0 0 5,240
Male 22,225 22,225 0 0 2,709
Female 19,789 19,789 0 0 2,531

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -6.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 45 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 0.6% which is 12.9% higher than male population growth rate of -12.3%. General caste population has decreased by -6.6% and child population has decreased by -16.8% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 139

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -6.6% -6.6% -100% 0% -16.8%
Male -12.3% -12.2% -100% 0% -18.1%
Female 0.6% 0.6% -100% 0% -15.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 890 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 890,. There are 934 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 113 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 139

Total General SC ST Child
Change 113 113 -500 0 30
2011 890 890 0 0 934
2001 777 777 500 0 904

Literacy

Total about 29 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 16 thousand are male and about 13 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kolkata WARD NO.-0139 is 78%. 81% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kolkata Ward No 139

Total Male Female
Change 7.5% 6.6% 9.2%
2011 77.6% 80.6% 74.1%
2001 70.1% 74% 64.9%

Workers profile

Kolkata WARD NO.-0139 has 36% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 11% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kolkata Ward No 139

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.7% 29.4% 6.3% 64.3%
Male 57.9% 51.3% 6.5% 42.1%
Female 10.9% 4.8% 6.1% 89.1%