Kalkut is a Census Town city in district of Darjiling, West Bengal. The Kalkut Census Town has population of 9,184 of which 4,765 are males while 4,419 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1102 which is 12.00 % of total population of Kalkut (CT). In Kalkut Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 927 against state average of 950. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kalkut is around 917 compared to West Bengal state average of 956. Literacy rate of Kalkut city is 78.31 % higher than state average of 76.26 %. In Kalkut, Male literacy is around 84.32 % while female literacy rate is 71.84 %.
Kalkut Census Town has total administration over 1,991 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Kalkut Caste Factor
Kalkut (CT) of Darjiling has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.70 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.31 % of total population in Kalkut (CT).
Kalkut Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,230 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,618 were males while 612 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3230 working population, 89.47 % were engaged in Main Work while 10.53 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kalkut 2020 Population
The next census for Kalkut Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.