Jamuria Ward No 05, with population of about 11 thousand is Jamuria city's the most populous ward, located in Paschim Barddhaman district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5470 (52%) are male and 5037 (48%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jamuria Ward No 05 is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1860 households in the ward and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jamuria Ward No 05

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10,507 7,564 1,989 954 1,511
Male 5,470 3,958 1,028 484 782
Female 5,037 3,606 961 470 729

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 96.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5354. Female population growth rate of the ward is 95.6% which is -1.2% lower than male population growth rate of 96.8%. General caste population has increased by 157.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -8.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 295.9% and child population has increased by 110.7% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jamuria Ward No 05

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 96.2% 157.9% -8.8% 295.9% 110.7%
Male 96.8% 158% -8.5% 296.7% 112.5%
Female 95.6% 157.8% -9.1% 295% 108.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 921 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 911, in schedule caste is 935 and in schedule tribe is 971. There are 932 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 16 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jamuria Ward No 05

Total General SC ST Child
Change -6 -1 -6 -4 -16
2011 921 911 935 971 932
2001 927 912 941 975 948

Literacy

Total 6662 people in the ward are literate, among them 3872 are male and 2790 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jamuria WARD NO.-0005 is 74%. 83% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jamuria Ward No 05

Total Male Female
Change 2.6% 1.4% 3.8%
2011 74.1% 82.6% 64.8%
2001 71.5% 81.2% 61%

Workers profile

Jamuria WARD NO.-0005 has 28% (2946) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 5% female population are working population. 30% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 19% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jamuria Ward No 05

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28% 16.8% 11.2% 72%
Male 49.6% 30.2% 19.5% 50.4%
Female 4.6% 2.4% 2.2% 95.4%