Diamond Harbour Ward No 06, with population of 2564 is Diamond Harbour city's the 8th least populous ward, located in South Twenty Four Parganas district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 2564 people, among them 1257 (49%) are male and 1307 (51%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Diamond Harbour Ward No 06 is 7%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 618 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 06

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,564 1,948 615 1 190
Male 1,257 949 307 1 92
Female 1,307 999 308 0 98

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 34.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1900. Female population growth rate of the ward is 35.4% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 34.4%. General caste population has increased by 33.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 41.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has increased by 8.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 06

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35 33 41 0 9
Male 34 32 43 0 1
Female 35 34 40 0 17

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1040 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1053, in schedule caste is 1003. There are 1065 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 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 142 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 06

Total General SC ST Child
Change 8 17 -20 0 142
2011 1,040 1,053 1,003 0 1,065
2001 1,032 1,036 1,023 0 923

Literacy

Total 2056 people in the ward are literate, among them 1027 are male and 1029 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Diamond Harbour WARD NO.-0006 is 87%. 88% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 06

Total Male Female
Change 3 -3 8
2011 87 88 85
2001 84 91 77

Workers profile

Diamond Harbour WARD NO.-0006 has 34% (862) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 11% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Diamond Harbour Ward No 06

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 33 1 66
Male 57 56 1 43
Female 11 10 1 89