Diamond Harbour Ward No 01, with population of 2661 is Diamond Harbour city's the 9th least populous ward, located in South Twenty Four Parganas district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 2661 people, among them 1376 (52%) are male and 1285 (48%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Diamond Harbour Ward No 01 is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 667 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 01

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,661 2,304 328 29 350
Male 1,376 1,213 150 13 192
Female 1,285 1,091 178 16 158

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -13.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3064. Female population growth rate of the ward is -11.6% which is 2.9% higher than male population growth rate of -14.5%. General caste population has decreased by -8.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -13.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -82.7% and child population has decreased by -32.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 01

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -13.2% -8.5% -13.5% -82.7% -32.4%
Male -14.5% -7.3% -26.5% -86.6% -25.9%
Female -11.6% -9.7% 1.7% -77.5% -39%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 934 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 899, in schedule caste is 1187 and in schedule tribe is 1231. There are 823 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 177 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 01

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 -24 329 499 -177
2011 934 899 1187 1231 823
2001 903 923 858 732 1000

Literacy

Total 1613 people in the ward are literate, among them 887 are male and 726 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Diamond Harbour WARD NO.-0001 is 70%. 75% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 22%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 01

Total Male Female
Change 21.8% 20.1% 24.1%
2011 69.8% 74.9% 64.4%
2001 48% 54.8% 40.3%

Workers profile

Diamond Harbour WARD NO.-0001 has 43% (1131) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 21% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Diamond Harbour Ward No 01

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.5% 38.3% 4.2% 57.5%
Male 62.6% 57.4% 5.2% 37.4%
Female 21% 17.7% 3.3% 79%