Diamond Harbour Ward No 09, with population of 3226 is Diamond Harbour city's the 3rd most populous ward, located in South Twenty Four Parganas district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 3226 people, among them 1607 (50%) are male and 1619 (50%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Diamond Harbour Ward No 09 is 8%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 794 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 09

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,226 2,553 666 7 252
Male 1,607 1,262 341 4 122
Female 1,619 1,291 325 3 130

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 5.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3063. Female population growth rate of the ward is 8.4% which is 6% higher than male population growth rate of 2.4%. General caste population has increased by 4.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.9% and child population has decreased by -16% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 09

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.3% 4.6% 6.9% 0% -16%
Male 2.4% 2.9% -0.9% 0% -26.9%
Female 8.4% 6.3% 16.5% 0% -2.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1007 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1023, in schedule caste is 953 and in schedule tribe is 750. There are 1066 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 56 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 270 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 09

Total General SC ST Child
Change 56 33 142 750 270
2011 1007 1023 953 750 1066
2001 951 990 811 0 796

Literacy

Total 2740 people in the ward are literate, among them 1414 are male and 1326 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Diamond Harbour WARD NO.-0009 is 92%. 95% of male and 89% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 09

Total Male Female
Change 2.9% 1.1% 5.0%
2011 92.1% 95.2% 89.1%
2001 89.2% 94.1% 84.1%

Workers profile

Diamond Harbour WARD NO.-0009 has 34% (1093) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 15% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Diamond Harbour Ward No 09

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.9% 31.1% 2.8% 66.1%
Male 53.4% 50.4% 3% 46.6%
Female 14.5% 11.9% 2.6% 85.5%