Panskura Ward No 16, with population of 4968 is Panskura city's the most populous ward, located in Purba Medinipur district of the state West Bengal in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 4968 people, among them 2488 (50%) are male and 2480 (50%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Panskura Ward No 16 is 14%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 937 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Panskura Ward No 16

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,968 4,738 44 186 704
Male 2,488 2,369 25 94 340
Female 2,480 2,369 19 92 364

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 997 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1000, in schedule caste is 760 and in schedule tribe is 979. There are 1071 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward.

Literacy

Total 3541 people in the ward are literate, among them 1860 are male and 1681 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Panskura WARD NO.-0016 is 83%. 87% of male and 79% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Panskura WARD NO.-0016 has 34% (1693) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 9% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Panskura Ward No 16

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 30 5 66
Male 59 53 7 41
Female 9 6 3 91