Diamond Harbour Ward No 02, with population of 2667 is Diamond Harbour city's the 7th most populous ward, located in South Twenty Four Parganas district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 2667 people, among them 1362 (51%) are male and 1305 (49%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Diamond Harbour Ward No 02 is 9%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 639 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 02

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,667 2,573 94 0 245
Male 1,362 1,318 44 0 121
Female 1,305 1,255 50 0 124

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 12.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2365. Female population growth rate of the ward is 16.6% which is 7.3% higher than male population growth rate of 9.3%. General caste population has increased by 13.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.4% and child population has increased by 4.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 02

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12.8% 13.3% 4.4% -100% 4.3%
Male 9.3% 9.7% 4.8% -100% -9.7%
Female 16.6% 17.3% 4.2% -100% 22.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 958 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 952, in schedule caste is 1136. There are 1025 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 60 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 271 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 02

Total General SC ST Child
Change 60 61 -7 -333 271
2011 958 952 1136 0 1025
2001 898 891 1143 333 754

Literacy

Total 1959 people in the ward are literate, among them 1058 are male and 901 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Diamond Harbour WARD NO.-0002 is 81%. 85% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 02

Total Male Female
Change 1.7% 0.0% 3.8%
2011 80.9% 85.3% 76.3%
2001 79.2% 85.3% 72.5%

Workers profile

Diamond Harbour WARD NO.-0002 has 34% (894) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 10% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Diamond Harbour Ward No 02

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.5% 28.1% 5.4% 66.5%
Male 56.4% 47.6% 8.8% 43.6%
Female 9.7% 7.8% 1.8% 90.3%