Diamond Harbour Ward No 10, with population of 2989 is Diamond Harbour city's the 5th most populous ward, located in South Twenty Four Parganas district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 2989 people, among them 1577 (53%) are male and 1412 (47%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Diamond Harbour Ward No 10 is 8%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 720 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 10

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,989 2,298 681 10 249
Male 1,577 1,218 353 6 139
Female 1,412 1,080 328 4 110

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 5.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2832. Female population growth rate of the ward is 5.5% which is -0.1% lower than male population growth rate of 5.6%. General caste population has decreased by -8.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 120.4% and child population has decreased by -13.8% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 10

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.5% -8.9% 120.4% 0% -13.8%
Male 5.6% -9% 126.3% 0% -4.1%
Female 5.5% -8.9% 114.4% 0% -23.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 895 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 887, in schedule caste is 929 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 791 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 202 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 10

Total General SC ST Child
Change -1 1 -52 667 -202
2011 895 887 929 667 791
2001 896 886 981 0 993

Literacy

Total 2298 people in the ward are literate, among them 1271 are male and 1027 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Diamond Harbour WARD NO.-0010 is 84%. 88% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Diamond Harbour Ward No 10

Total Male Female
Change 5.8% 6.3% 5.2%
2011 83.9% 88.4% 78.9%
2001 78.1% 82.1% 73.7%

Workers profile

Diamond Harbour WARD NO.-0010 has 37% (1112) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 12% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Diamond Harbour Ward No 10

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.2% 29.1% 8.1% 62.8%
Male 59.8% 46% 13.8% 40.2%
Female 12% 10.2% 1.8% 88%